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Tablet with Hathor head

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Sinai, Temple of Sarabit el Khadem

Dimensions

Overall: 6.5 x 4.7 x 1.5 cm (2 9/16 x 1 7/8 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

05.177

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Religious and cult objects

Fragment of tablet. Light blue glaze, much worn. Hathor head in outline.

Provenance

From Sinai, Temple of Sarabit el Khadem. 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