<em>Bust of Isis</em>, 305-30 B.C.E. Faience, 2 3/4 in. (7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.333E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.333E_wwg8.jpg)

Bust of Isis

Medium: Faience

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:305-30 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 2 3/4 in. (7 cm)


Museum Location: 19th Dynasty to Roman Period, Martha A. and Robert S. Rubin Gallery, 3rd Floor


Accession Number: 37.333E

Image: CUR.37.333E_wwg8.jpg,West Wing gallery 8 installation

Catalogue Description:
Fragment of a faience figure of the goddess Isis made of a pale greenish-blue glazed faience. The goddess is crowned with the hieroglyph of the throne. If complete the goddess would have been seen to be nursing the child Horus. Condition: Horus and lower part of figure missing.

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