Small Hathor Cow
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
1 15/16 x 11/16 x 2 5/16 in. (4.9 x 1.8 x 5.8 cm) (show scale)
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Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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Small Hathor Cow, 305-30 B.C.E. Bronze, 1 15/16 x 11/16 x 2 5/16 in. (4.9 x 1.8 x 5.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.384E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.384E_NegA_print_bw.jpg)
. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2013
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Bronze figure of a bull striding upon a flat base. A tang descends from the bottom of the base. The bull is crowned with sun-disk and uraeus. Incised lines indicate the name "blanket" on the back, and falcon on the rump.
Condition: Dark black patina in spots. Disk chipped; tip of left ear missing; left corner on base missing.
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