Horned sun disk
Findspot: Egypt, Mesheikh, Quarry
Height x width: 5.2 x 4.7 cm (2 1/16 x 1 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Bronze sun disc and horns with a peg for fastening to a bronze (or wood) votive figure of Isis. There is patina. The surface is rough.
From Egypt, Mesheikh. 1912: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
Findspot Information: From Mesheikh. Mes / quarry.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition