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Statuette of Isis nursing Horus

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Provenance

Luigi Vassalli Collection (1812-1887); by 1972: Mrs. Horace L. Mayer Collection; 1972: gift of Mrs. Horace L. Mayer.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Horace L. Mayer

Egyptian, Third Intermediate Period, Dynasty 21–25, 1070–656 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Egypt

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 20.5 x 5.3 x 8 cm (8 1/16 x 2 1/16 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1971.749

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture