Amulet of Kneeling Isis
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
ca. 760-656 B.C.E. or 305-30 B.C.E.
Dynasty 25, or later
Third Intermediate Period or Ptolemaic Period
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Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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Egyptian. Amulet of Kneeling Isis, ca. 760-656 B.C.E. or 305-30 B.C.E. Gold, 7/8 x 3/8 in. (2.3 x 1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.814E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.814E_37.814E_NegGRPA_cropped_bw.jpg)
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Sheet gold figure of Isis kneeling with her hand to her head in a gesture of mourning. Eyelet on rear surface. Details crudely incised.
Condition: Slightly bent.
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