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Amulet of Isis and Horus

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Upper fragment of Isis amulet, seated and suckling Horus. Ring at back for suspension, blue glaze.

Provenance

From Giza, Egypt, Street 7000, east of G 7052, 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

Egyptian,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 2.6 x 1.2 x 0.9 cm (1 x 1/2 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

26-2-125

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets