Amulet of Isis, Nephthys and Harpokrates
Late Period, Dynasty 26
Height x width: 3.8 x 2.2 cm (1 1/2 x 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Faience; dull bluish-gray; encrusted with brown; slight glaze; back flat and plain; ring at top. Placque of three standing deities.
By 1836: Robert Hay Collection, Linplum, Scotland; 1863: to his son, Robert James Alexander Hay; 1868-1872: Way Collection, Boston (purchased by Samuel A. Way through London dealers Rollin and Feuardent, 27 Haymarket); 1872: given to the MFA by Samuel's son, C. Granville Way.
(Accession date: June 28, 1872)
Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way