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Isis nursing Horus

Period:
Late Period–Ptolemaic Period
Date:
664–30 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt; Said to be from Hurbeit (Pharbaethos)
Medium:
faience
Dimensions:
H. 13 × W. 3.6 × D. 6.8 cm (5 1/8 × 1 7/16 × 2 11/16 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1944
Accession Number:
44.4.21
Not on view
J. Pierpont Morgan Collection, acquired by him before 1913. Acquired by the Museum from the Estate of J. P. Morgan, 1944.

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