<em>Head of Isis-Fortuna</em>, 1st century B.C.E.- 2nd century C.E. Marble, 14 x 8 7/16 x 5 1/2 in. (35.5 x 21.5 x 14 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 62.45. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.62.45_NegB_print_bw.jpg)

Head of Isis-Fortuna

Medium: Marble

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:1st century B.C.E.- 2nd century C.E.

Dimensions: 14 x 8 7/16 x 5 1/2 in. (35.5 x 21.5 x 14 cm)


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


Accession Number: 62.45

Image: CUR.62.45_NegB_print_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
White marble head of Isis-Tyche. Head twisted slightly to right, mouth open with teeth indicated. Wavy hair with curls around neck. Elaborate composite headdress composed of feathers with disk, horns, and modius. Small drill hole in each eye. Condition: Surface, especially right side, considerably erroded. Feathers chipped, one horn (right) now lost. General condition good.

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