<em>Isis-knot Amulet</em>, 664–332 B.C.E. Faience, 15/16 x 3/8 x 1/4 in. (2.5 x 0.9 x 0.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.1231E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR_37.1231E_view02.jpg)

Isis-knot Amulet

Medium: Faience

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:664–332 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 15/16 x 3/8 x 1/4 in. (2.5 x 0.9 x 0.6 cm)



Accession Number: 37.1231E

Image: CUR_37.1231E_view02.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Deep reddish-brown glazed faience amulet in the form of a girdle tie. The piece has a back-pillar whose top is bevelled towards the rear. The two loops drop at a rather sharp angle at the sides. There is an incised line down the front of the piece. Condition: Tiny blow holes on front upper loop; glaze gone dull; some white incrustation.

Brooklyn Museum