University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: E13058
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Egypt (uncertain)
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Carnelian
Silver
Technique:Intaglio
Iconography:Isis
Horus
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number1474 - Sommerville Gem Number
29-128-1474 - Old Museum Number

Description

Carnelian in silver setting. part of bracelet (?). Isis nursing Horus, seated before a fire altar.


Bibliography:

[Book] Sommerville, Maxwell. 1889. Catalogue Raisonne of the Sommerville Collection of Engraved Gems: A Descriptive List of Cameos, Intaglios, Seals, Rings, Amulets, Talismans, etc. Forming a Compend of Greek and Roman Mythology and Classical History. : Page/Fig./Plate: 771, #1474View Objects related to this Bibliographic Reference

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