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Object Number:E12548
Current Location: Ancient Egypt: Discovery to Display
Currently On Display
Provenience: Egypt
Period: Late Period
Date Made: 664-332 BC
Early Date: -664
Late Date: -332
Height: 40.8 cm
Length: 0 cm
Width: 11.5 cm
Depth: 15.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Dillwyn Parrish, 1914
Other Number:DP 3 - Collector Number


Bronze statuette of Isis nursing the infant Horus. Isis wears a long, tight-fitting dress and a vulture headdress with uraeus, horns and sun disk.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Discovering the Past: Highlights from the University Museum (IBM) (20 Jun 1989 - 20 Aug 1989) View Objects in Exhibition
Searching for Ancient Egypt: (1997 - 1997) View Objects in Exhibition
Amarna: Ancient Egypt's Place in the Sun (12 Nov 2006) View Objects in Exhibition
Ancient Egypt: Discovery to Display (23 Feb 2019) View Objects in Exhibition


[Journal] Rose, Charlotte. "Childbirth Magic".. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 42,43View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Markoe, Glen, and Capel, Anne K. Mistress of the House Mistress of the Heaven Women in Ancient Egypt.. Hudson Hills Press, New York in association with Cincinnatti Art Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 126-27/59aView Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] The Artifacts of Ancient Egypt.. National Museum of History, Republic of China. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 68View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Wegner, Jennifer H., and Wegner, Josef W., and Silverman, David P. 2006. Akhenaten and Tutankhamun Revolution and Restoration.. Philadelphia. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 36-37, fig.30View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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