User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Amulet of Isis and Horus

Faded green glazed faience. Seated female figure crowned with horns and disc, suckling child on knee. Stringing hole at base of crown. Workman B.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Meroitic Period,

Object Place

Nubia, Sudan

Accession Number

24.844

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets