Plaque of the Goddess Hathor in Relief
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
On View: Special Exhibitions, Egyptian Galleries, 3rd Floor
ca. 664-525 B.C.E. or later
Dynasty 26, or later
1 × 5/8 × 1/16 in. (2.5 × 1.6 × 0.2 cm) (show scale)
Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
Sheet gold plaque, with rounded top, decorated with repousse figure of a cow-headed goddess. Pierced for attachment at top.
Condition: Edges not trimmed after hammering. Some dirt on both sides.
Plaque of the Goddess Hathor in Relief, ca. 664-525 B.C.E. or later. Gold, 1 × 5/8 × 1/16 in. (2.5 × 1.6 × 0.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.810E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 37.810E_PS4.jpg)
overall, 37.810E_PS4.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2016
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