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Ring bezel plate

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The goddess Hathor sits before a table of offerings. This plate probably once formed the base of a frog amulet.

Provenance

BY 1991: with A.G. Davies, Astarte Gallery, London, UK; 1991: purchased from the MFA by Astarte Gallery. (Accession Date: April 24, 1991)

Credit Line

Florence E. and Horace L. Mayer Fund

Egyptian, New Kingdom, 1539–1075 B.C.

Dimensions

Diameter: 1.8 cm (11/16 in.)

Accession Number

1991.361

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings