Cowroid with prenomen of Taharqa
Late Period, Dynasty 25
Length x width x depth: 1.3 x 0.5 x 0.9 cm (1/2 x 3/16 x 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Cowroid of blue-green glazed steatite; back carries an incised border of line decoration. Base inscribed with throne name of Third Intermediate Period ruler Taharqa (Khuinefertemre). Pierced.
By 1966: Horace L. Mayer (d. 1968) collection; given by Horace L. Mayer to the MFA December 14, 1966.
Gift of Horace L. Mayer