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Fragments of Hathor cow

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Two fitted fragments of Hathor cow. Blue glazed with black spots.

Provenance

From Deir-el-Bahri. Gift of Egypt Exploration Fund, May 1897. 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

Egyptian, New Kingdom, 1550–1070 B.C.

Object Place

Deir-el-Bahri, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 3.4 x 2.8 cm (1 5/16 x 1 1/8 in.) Overall: 3.5 x 2 cm (1 3/8 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

97.914

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture