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Amulet of Isis and Horus

Fragment of an amulet, Isis and Horus, head missing.

Provenance

From Giza. St. 7500 temple, mastaba G 7510 fill. 1926: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Late Period, 760–332 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Height: 2.1 cm (13/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2131

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets