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Figure of goddess Hathor

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3442, Figure of goddess Hathor, Late Period; 747 BC - 332 BC

Artist: Photographer: Ardon Bar Hama
Culture: Egyptian
Material: Faience
Dimensions: 4.5 x 8.1 x 10.9 cm

This figure is the central portion from a sistrum or ritualist rattle, embelished on either side with a full face representation of the cow eared goddess Hathor.  The goddess is  flanked by uraei, wearing lappeted wig and broad collar.

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