Statuette of Isis nursing Horus, dedicated by Ankhhor, son of Perechbanebdjedet and Heretib

Anhydrite | 5.9in | 664-332 BC

Unknown Artist

Isis nursing her son Horus is one of the most popular images of this protective goddess. With one hand she is supporting her child while offering her breast to him to suckle with the other.

Isis was the sister-wife of the god Osiris. She is one of t...
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