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Isis and the infant Horus
  • Egypt
  • Isis and the infant Horus, circa 300 BCE, Ptolemaic Kingdom, 332 BCE–30 CE
  • Where object was made: Egypt
  • bronze, wood
  • Object Height: 16.51 cm
    Object Height: 6 1/2 in
  • Gift of Dr. Franklin D. Murphy
  • On view: Loo Gallery, 401, Cabinet B4
  • 1956.0029
Label Text

Isis and the infant Horus enthroned. Mounted on a wooden base. Isis, the larger figure, is seated with proper right arm bent across chest and left arm holding the infant figure of Horus. Isis is wearing a headdress of some sort.