Head of Isis ?
Hellenistic Period (Ptolemaic dynasty)–Roman Imp
Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 675.
Overall: 12.5 cm (4 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Hair long and curling on shoulders;head crowned with horns, feathers and moon disc. Much corroded.
Said to be from Dendara. 1903: purchased for the MFA in Qena, Egypt from Ghirgas by Albert M. Lythgoe for £1. Acquired with funds from the Emily Esther Sears Fund. (Accession Date: January 1, 1903)
Emily Esther Sears Fund