AMulet of faience with heavy blue glaze. In the shape of the face of the goddess Hathor, shown frontally. Pierced at top for suspension. Edges chipped; upper left portion broken away and missing.
From Thebes, Deir el-Bahari, Temple of Mentuhotep. 1904: excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF in the division of finds by the Egyptian government; voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting. (Accession date: January 1, 1905.)
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