Egyptian Faience Triad Amulet
An ancient Egyptian faience amulet in the form of a rectangular plaque decorated in high relief with the frontal figures of the Isis and Nephthys flanking Horus as a child, the Osirian Triad.
The plaque depicts the Osirian triad: Isis (right) and Nephthys (left) flanking and holding the hands of Horus as a child, who is naked and wears the side-lock of youth.
Cf. Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, inv. nos. 29.1429 and 29.2562.
Formerly in the collection of Bernard A. Edison, St. Louis, Missouri; purchased from Superior Stamp & Coin Co. in Los Angeles, 1988.