Fragment of Hathor cow

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Object Place: Egypt, Deir-el-Bahri

Dimensions

Overall: 2.7 x 2.1 x 0.6 cm (1 1/16 x 13/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

97.915

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Fragment of legs and back, bright blue glaze, encrustation.

Provenance

From Deir-el-Bahri. Gift of Egypt Exploration Fund, May 1897. Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Fund.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription