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Isis Nursing Harpocrates
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Isis Nursing Harpocrates


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Description Isis was a goddess of kingship and magical power. Images of her as a nursing mother were believed to protect women and children.
Conservation
Date Description Narrative
3/16/1966Treatmentrepaired; loss compensation; other
10/07/1974Treatmentcleaned
Exhibitions
  • Faience: The Colors of the Heavens. The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore; The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore. 2003-2004.
Provenance Dikran Kelekian, New York and Paris [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1930, by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters, 1930

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Creator
Period
663-525 BC (Late Period)
Medium
Egyptian faience with green glaze
(Ceramics)
Accession Number
48.1526
Measurements
H: 4 5/16 x W: 2 1/2 x D: 1 13/16 in. (10.95 x 6.36 x 4.65 cm)
Geographies
  • Egypt (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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