Amulet of Hathor as a cow
Late Period, Dynasty 25–30
Height x width x thickness: 2.5 x 2.85 x 0.6 cm (1 x 1 1/8 x 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Calcium copper tetrasilicate ("Egyptian Blue")
Not On View
Egyptian blue amulet of Hathor in the form of a cow with upturned horns and solar disk and a large lotus blossom around her neck; pierced for suspension.
By 1978: Mrs. Horace L. Mayer collection; given to the MFA by Mrs. Mayer December 1, 1978.
Gift of Mrs. Horace L. Mayer