<em>Head of Isis</em>. Bronze, 2 1/4 x 1 5/16 in. (5.7 x 3.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father, Charles Edwin Wilbour, 16.378. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.16.378_NegB_print_bw.jpg)

Head of Isis

Medium: Bronze

Geograhical Locations:

Dimensions: 2 1/4 x 1 5/16 in. (5.7 x 3.3 cm)


Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, 3MZM12, 36A

Accession Number: 16.378

Image: CUR.16.378_NegB_print_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Small bronze head probably of Isis. Cast separately but apparently from a statuette. Large wig surmounted by modius of uraei. Large uraeus over forehead. Eyes inlaid. Extremely fine work. Condition: Poor. Considerable portions of missing from back of wig. Detail missing from top of head. Inlay of eyes broken and entire piece heavily corroded. Some of surface lost through corrosion.

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