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Head of Hathor

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Red pottery head of Hathor. One ear is missing. It is chipped and worn.

Provenance

From Thebes, Deir el-Bahari. 1907: Egyptian Research Account Collection, given by the Egyptian Research Account to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 10, 1907)

Credit Line

Egyptian Research Account by subscription

Egyptian,

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Deir el-Bahari, Egypt

Dimensions

Height x width: 5.5 x 7.0 cm (2 3/16 x 2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

07.1008

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture