Egyptian Bronze large figure of Isis and Horus, Late Period, 747-525 B.C.

Material:  Bronze
Conservation:  Footrest incomplete otherwise in good condition
Material:  Bronze
Dimensions:  29,5 x 12,5 cm
Provenance:  Acquired at Bonhams, London, Auction, 2008 / This piece is accompanied by an export certificate from the Spanish Ministry of Culture No. 2020/01037 with date 14/02/2020 and certificate of authenticity.
Exhibited:  Ifergan Collection, Málaga (2018-2020)
On request
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The goddess shown seated suckling the infant Horus, wearing the lunar disc with horns, the tripartite wig with finely incised details, the close fitting dress ornamented with a broad collar, the naked child-deity represented with characteristic plaited side lock of youth and broad incised collar, seated on his mother’s lap, her long slender feet resting on a rectangular plinth with hieroglyphic inscription naming the owner as Pa-wedja son of Iah-ir-dis.

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