Skip to main content

Faience amulet of Horus with sun disc (Re-Horakhty); yellow glaze, pilaster at back, pierced for suspension. Illustration: Yes. Illustration scale: 1:1


  • ID
  • Department
    Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
  • Classification
    Jewelry & adornment-Amulets and pendants
  • Findspot
    Isis temple, room P
  • Material
  • Credit Line
    Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
  • Object Ownership Information
    MFA accession number: 27.1017
  • Date of Register Entry
  • Remarks
    This amulet depicts a striding hawk-headed male deity, wearing a solar disc on his head. It probably represents the solar god Re-Horakhty.
  • Problems/Questions
    MFA accession number verified

Tombs and Monuments 1