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Amulet of Isis and Horus

Small Isis and Horus amulet: head dress broken off, bored through plaster at the back, blue glaze, soft white paste.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St.7000. 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: 2.2 x 0.8 cm (7/8 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-404

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets