Fragment of Hathor head

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Sinai, Temple of Sarabit el-Khadim

Dimensions

Overall: 7 x 6.5 x 3.4 cm (2 3/4 x 2 9/16 x 1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

05.175

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Religious and cult objects

Fragment of Hathor head. Green glaze, slightly modeled in relief, black outlines. modeled on one side only. Broken off above the eyes.

Provenance

From Sinai, Temple of Sarabit el-Khadim. 1905: Egypt Exploration Fund Collection; 1905: Given by the Egypt Exploration Fund to the MFA.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription