Checked content

File:Egyptian - Isis Nursing Horus - Walters 481530.jpg


Artist Anonymous ( Egypt)
Title Isis Nursing Horus
Date between 664 and 332 BC (Late Period)
Medium Egyptian faience with blue glaze
Dimensions Height: 3.88 cm (1.5 in). Width: 2.6 cm (1 in). Depth: 1.55 cm (0.6 in).
Accession number 48.1530
Credit line Acquired by Henry Walters, 1930
Ownership history
  • Abemayor, Cairo [date and mode of acquisition unknown]
  • Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1930 [mode of acquisition unknown]
  • 1931: bequeathed to Walters Art Museum by Henry Walters
place of origin Egypt
Source/Photographer Walters Art Museum: Nuvola filesystems folder home.svg Home page  Information icon.svg Info about artwork
( Reusing this file)
OTRS Wikimedia

The permission to use this work has been archived in the Wikimedia OTRS system. It is available as ticket #2012021710000834 for users with an OTRS account. If you wish to reuse this work elsewhere, please read the instructions at COM:REUSE. If you are a Commons user and wish to confirm the permission, please leave a note at the OTRS noticeboard.

Ticket link:

Error reporting You can help by reporting errors and typos at Commons:Walters Art Museum/error report.
If the error was added by a Wikimedian and is not present on the museum's website, you can fix this page directly, without notifying.


Walters Art Museum logo gray.png This file was provided to Wikimedia Commons by the Walters Art Museum as part of a cooperation project. All artworks in the photographs are in public domain due to age. The photographs of two-dimensional objects are also in the public domain. Photographs of three-dimensional objects and all descriptions have been released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Unported License and the GNU Free Documentation License.

In case of the text descriptions, copyright restrictions only apply to longer descriptions which cross the threshold of originality.


Public domain This work is in the public domain in the United States, and those countries with a copyright term of life of the author plus 100 years or less.
This file has been identified as being free of known restrictions under copyright law, including all related and neighboring rights.

Photograph and description:

w:en:Creative Commons
attribution share alike
This file is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Unported license.
Attribution: Walters Art Museum
You are free:
  • to share – to copy, distribute and transmit the work
  • to remix – to adapt the work
Under the following conditions:
  • attribution – You must attribute the work in the manner specified by the author or licensor (but not in any way that suggests that they endorse you or your use of the work).
  • share alike – If you alter, transform, or build upon this work, you may distribute the resulting work only under the same or similar license to this one.

GNU head Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.2 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation; with no Invariant Sections, no Front-Cover Texts, and no Back-Cover Texts. A copy of the license is included in the section entitled GNU Free Documentation License.

The following pages on Schools Wikipedia link to this image (list may be incomplete):

The best way to learn

Through Schools Wikipedia, SOS Children has brought learning to children around the world. SOS Childrens Villages believes education is an important part of a child's life. That's why we ensure they receive nursery care as well as high-quality primary and secondary education. When they leave school, we support the children in our care as they progress to vocational training or higher education. Why not try to find out more about sponsoring a child?