Throne from an amulet of Isis

Egyptian
Late Period
664–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 3.2 x 6.4 x 2.2 cm (1 1/4 x 2 1/2 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

57.479

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Green faience throne and base with holes bored for separate, missing Isis figure.

Provenance

1812-1887: Luigi Vassalli Collection; By 1957: Horace L. Mayer Collection; 1957: Given by Horace L. Mayer to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer