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Amulet of Isis and Horus

Isis suckling Horus, head missing.

Provenance

From Giza, Giza 7210. Mastaba, fill chapel. 1924: 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

1.4 cm (9/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.3100

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets