Egyptian Faience Blue Glazed Amulet of Isis Suckling Child Horus

Item Description

C. 713-332 BC – Late Period

A nice example of a blue glazed amulet of Isis suckling child Horus who is seated on her lap and propped up by her left hand. Isis wears the hieroglyph signifying her name on her head. Isis is the mistress of magic.

Intact with good detail and colour.

Ref: Amulets by W. M. Flinders Petrie. Plate XXVI.

Provenance: Ex Florence Rossetti collection.

Size: 38mm height



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