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An Egyptian Faience Amulet of Isis, Third Intermediate Period, 21st Dynasty, ca 1069 - 945 BCE

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An Egyptian Faience Amulet of Isis, Third Intermediate Period, 21st Dynasty, ca 1069 - 945 BCE
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An Egyptian Faience Amulet of Isis, Third Intermediate Period, 21st Dynasty, ca 1069 - 945 BCE, ca 1069 - 945 BCE:
Medium: Faience
One of the most celebrated goddesses in Egyptian mythology, this blue-glazed faience amulet depicts the goddess Isis, the wife and the sister of Osiris and daughter of Seb, the earth god, and Nut, the goddess of the heavens. Here, the goddess is shown standing on an integral plinth with back pillar, her left foot striding forward with her fisted hands at her sides. She wears a short pleated kilt and lunar headdress with tripartite wig. At the back of her neck is a loop that enabled the amulet to be attached to mummy wrappings or worn as a amulet around the neck in order to protect the young and heal the injured.

Dimensions: Height: 2 inches (5 cm)
Reference No: 009

PROVENANCE: Robert L. McLaughlin collection, Chicago acquired from Marshall Field's, Chicago in 1960's and thereafter in a private Florida collection.

OUR GUARANTEE: We hereby certify the above item to be authentic and due diligence conducted to ensure stated provenance. We strictly adhere to the code of Conduct established by the Association of Dealers & Collectors of Ancient & Ethnographic Art and have established, to the best of our ability, the object(s) have not been illegally obtained from the country of origin, excavation, architectural monument, public institution or private property. A Certificate of Authenticity is provided with every object.
Condition
Fine bright blue glaze with minor age appropriate wear and accumulation, rejoined at the middle but otherwise, the amulet is complete and in very good condition overall.
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An Egyptian Faience Amulet of Isis, Third Intermediate Period, 21st Dynasty, ca 1069 - 945 BCE

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0005: An Egyptian Faience Amulet of Isis, Third Intermediate Period, 21st Dynasty, ca 1069 - 945 BCE

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Est. $1,500 - $2,250Starting Price $750
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An Egyptian Faience Amulet of Isis, Third Intermediate Period, 21st Dynasty, ca 1069 - 945 BCE, ca 1069 - 945 BCE:
Medium: Faience
One of the most celebrated goddesses in Egyptian mythology, this blue-glazed faience amulet depicts the goddess Isis, the wife and the sister of Osiris and daughter of Seb, the earth god, and Nut, the goddess of the heavens. Here, the goddess is shown standing on an integral plinth with back pillar, her left foot striding forward with her fisted hands at her sides. She wears a short pleated kilt and lunar headdress with tripartite wig. At the back of her neck is a loop that enabled the amulet to be attached to mummy wrappings or worn as a amulet around the neck in order to protect the young and heal the injured.

Dimensions: Height: 2 inches (5 cm)
Reference No: 009

PROVENANCE: Robert L. McLaughlin collection, Chicago acquired from Marshall Field's, Chicago in 1960's and thereafter in a private Florida collection.

OUR GUARANTEE: We hereby certify the above item to be authentic and due diligence conducted to ensure stated provenance. We strictly adhere to the code of Conduct established by the Association of Dealers & Collectors of Ancient & Ethnographic Art and have established, to the best of our ability, the object(s) have not been illegally obtained from the country of origin, excavation, architectural monument, public institution or private property. A Certificate of Authenticity is provided with every object.
Condition
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Fine bright blue glaze with minor age appropriate wear and accumulation, rejoined at the middle but otherwise, the amulet is complete and in very good condition overall.

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