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Statuette of Isis as mother and protector of Horus the child, the legitimate heir to the throne

UnknownPtolemaic Period, 2nd century BCE

The Israel Museum, Jerusalem

The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Jerusalem, Israel

Credit: Gift of Abraham Guterman, NY, to AFIM

Details

  • Title: Statuette of Isis as mother and protector of Horus the child, the legitimate heir to the throne
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Date Created: Ptolemaic Period, 2nd century BCE
  • Location: Egypt
  • Type: Statuette
  • Rights: The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
  • External Link: Israel Museum, Jerusalem
  • Medium: Black Steatite
  • Exhibition: The Immortals of Ancient Egypt: From the Abraham Guterman Collection of Ancient Egyptian Art, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 01/06/1997 - 01/12/1997
  • Dimensions: H: 14; W: 5.5 cm
  • Curator: Ben-Tor, Daphna

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