Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
1 3/16 x 1/4 x 5/16 in. (3 x 0.6 x 0.8 cm) (show scale)
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Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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Isis Amulet, 664–332 B.C.E. Faience, 1 3/16 x 1/4 x 5/16 in. (3 x 0.6 x 0.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.1076E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.1076E_view1.jpg)
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Blue-green glazed faience amulet representing the goddess Isis, identified by the throne upon her head, striding upon a flat plinth. She wears a tight dress, and tripartite wig. The back pillar, which reaches to the top of the throne, is pierced for suspension at elbow level.
Condition: Complete but for some dark stains.
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