Fragment of Hathor head

Faience
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


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

Dimensions

Overall: 7.1 x 7.8 x 1.5 cm (2 13/16 x 3 1/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

05.176

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Religious and cult objects

Fragment of Hathor head. Green glazed faience. Image painted on in black, and on both sides.

Provenance

From Sinai, the Temple of Sarabit el-Khadim 1905: 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