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Amulet of Isis

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street 7000

Dimensions

Overall: 2.1 x 0.8 cm (13/16 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-1144

Medium or Technique

Blue glass paste

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Very small amulet of Isis seated on throne. Support and ring at back, top broken off.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street 7000. 1926: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition