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Statuette of Isis

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Seated bronze Isis figure. It is much incrusted, but with traces of gilding. May have originally portrayed Isis suckling Horus.

Provenance

Egypt

Credit Line

Turner Sargent Collection—Bequest of Mrs. Turner Sargent (Amelia J. Holmes)

Egyptian, Late Period–Roman Imperial Period, 332 B.C.–A.D.476

Dimensions

Height x width: 16.5 x 4 cm (6 1/2 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

89.184

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture