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Plaque with Isis, Child Horus and Nephthys

Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art

MEDIUM Faience
  • Place Made: Egypt
  • DATES ca. 664–525 B.C.E.
    DYNASTY Dynasty 24
    PERIOD Late Period, Saite Period
    DIMENSIONS 13/16 x 11/16 x 1/4 in. (2.1 x 1.8 x 0.7 cm)  (show scale)
    ACCESSION NUMBER 08.480.135
    CREDIT LINE Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Pale green faience plaque with Isis, the child Horus and Nephthys standing in high relief against the plaque. Horus clasps a hand of each goddess. No inscription. Originally supplied with loop on back. Condition: Glaze worn. Loop missing. Poor workmanship.
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    CAPTION Plaque with Isis, Child Horus and Nephthys, ca. 664–525 B.C.E. Faience, 13/16 x 11/16 x 1/4 in. (2.1 x 1.8 x 0.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 08.480.135. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.08.480.135_view03.jpg)
    IMAGE overall, CUR.08.480.135_view03.jpg., 2020
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