Amulet of Isis
Late Period, Dynasty 25–30
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7540 X-II, in debris
Width x height: 0.9 x 4.5 cm
Medium or Technique
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This amulet of faded gren faience show the goddes Isis wearing a long sheath dress and heavy wig, standing and striding forward. On her head is the hieroglyphic sign for her name.
From Giza, pit G 7540 X-II, in debris. 1927: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
(Acession date: December 14, 2004)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition