Amulet in the Form of a Plaque
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
ca. 664-525 B.C.E.
Late Period, Saite Period
7/8 × 11/16 × 1/4 in. (2.2 × 1.7 × 0.7 cm) (show scale)
Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
Light green-blue glazed faience amulet in the form of a plaque, with an eyelet on the top, and one large surface bearing a crude line representation of Isis, Horus as a child, and Nephthys. Horus, who is in the center facing right, is nude. Isis and Nephthys are flanking him and holding his hands.
Condition: Good but for brown stains on much of surface and in incised lines.
This item is not on view
Amulet in the Form of a Plaque, ca. 664-525 B.C.E. Faience, 7/8 × 11/16 × 1/4 in. (2.2 × 1.7 × 0.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.1205E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.37.1205E_view01.jpg)
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