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Fragment of Hathor head

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Fragment of Hathor head. Green glaze, slightly modeled in relief, black outlines. modeled on one side only. Broken off above the eyes.

Provenance

From Sinai, Temple of Sarabit el-Khadim. 1905: Egypt Exploration Fund Collection; 1905: Given by the Egypt Exploration Fund to the MFA.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, New Kingdom, 1550–1070 B.C.

Findspot

Sinai, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 7 x 6.5 x 3.4 cm (2 3/4 x 2 9/16 x 1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

05.175

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Religious and cult objects