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Amulet of the Goddess Isis Nursing the God Horus

A work made of hematite.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of hematite.

Date:

Third Intermediate Period, Dynasty 25 (about 747–656 BCE)

Artist:

Egyptian

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Ancient and Byzantine Art

Culture

Ancient Egyptian

Title

Amulet of the Goddess Isis Nursing the God Horus

Origin

Egypt

Date

747 BCE–656 BCE

Medium

Hematite

Dimensions

4 × 1.6 × 2.5 cm (1 /16 × 5/8 × 1 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Charles L. Hutchinson, Henry H. Getty, and Norman W. Harris

Reference Number

1892.27

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