University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: E12548
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Egypt
Period: Late Period
Date Made: 664-332 BC
Early Date: -664
Late Date: -332
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Isis
Horus
Height: 40.8cm
Width: 11.5cm
Depth: 15.5cm
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Dillwyn Parrish, 1914
Other NumberDP 3 - Field No SF

Description

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

Bibliography:

[Journal] Rose, Charlotte. "Childbirth Magic". : Page/Fig./Plate: 42,43View Objects related to this Bibliographic Reference
[Book] Capel, Anne K. & Markoe, Glen. Mistress of the House Mistress of the Heaven Women in Ancient Egypt. : Page/Fig./Plate: 126-27/59aView Objects related to this Bibliographic Reference
[Book] The Artifacts of Ancient Egypt. : Page/Fig./Plate: 68View Objects related to this Bibliographic Reference
[Book] Silverman, David P., et al. 2006. Akhenaten and Tutankhamun Revolution and Restoration. : Page/Fig./Plate: 36-37, fig.30View Objects related to this Bibliographic Reference

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