AN EGYPTIAN BRONZE ISIS AND HORUS
LATE PERIOD, DYNASTY XXVI-XXX, CIRCA 664-332 B.C.
The goddess seated, clad in tightly-fitted dress, wearing wig, modius of uraei supporting cow horns and sun-disc, offering her breast to the divine Horus, wearing uraeus fronted skull-cap and side lock of youth, on integral base
8¾ in. (22.2 cm.) high
Fortunato Pio Castellani (1794-1865) collection.
Private collection, France; acquired in Saint-Germain-en-Laye, France, June 1987.