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Faience figure of Isis and Horus: E.60.1937

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Current Location: Gallery 19


Faience figure of Isis and Horus




Isis nursing Horus, seated. Isis wears the throne heiroglyph spelling her name and holds her young son.

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The Ricketts and Shannon Collection. Bequeathed by Charles Shannon, 1937

Measurements and weight

Length: 13.5 cm

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1937) by Shannon, Charles Haslewood


Ptolemaic Period
Circa -0332 - Circa -0030

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Accession number: E.60.1937
Primary reference Number: 53606
Oldadmincategory: FG
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 10 June 2022 Last processed: Wednesday 13 December 2023

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Antiquities

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