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Amulet of Isis and Horus

Seated and suckling Horus. Upper part broken off and missing. Light blue glaze.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street east of G 7060, in debris. 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

Height x width x thickness: 2.3 x 0.8 x 0.8 cm (7/8 x 5/16 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-3-2

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets