Statuette of Isis

Egyptian
Hellenistic Period (Ptolemaic Dynasty)
332–305 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Abydos, Tomb 16 D

Dimensions

Height: 40 cm (15 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

00.708

Medium or Technique

Plaster

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Original plaster casting. Ptolemaic period. Broken in two.

Provenance

From Abydos, 1900: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie and Arthur Cruttenden Mace for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt, received by the MFA through subscription to the Egypt Exploration Fund.
(Accession Date: November 1, 1900)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription