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Fragment of plaque

Blue glaze; figure of cow in relief on face; broken and half showing rear part of animal; forepart of the cow is missing.

Provenance

From Thebes, Deir el-Bahari, Temple of Mentuhotep. Gift of the Estate of Professor Henry Williamson Haynes, through Miss Sarah H. Blanchard (Accession Date: July 18, 1912)

Credit Line

Gift from the Estate of Professor Henry Williamson Haynes

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, 1550–1295 B.C.

Findspot

Deir el-Bahari, Egypt

Accession Number

12.652

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture