Sculptor's Model of Hathor Head

Medium: Limestone

Dates:381–343 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 5 7/8 x 3 5/8 x 1 1/4 in. (15 x 9.2 x 3.2 cm)


Accession Number: 05.310

Catalogue Description:
Vertical limestone sculptor’s model or trial piece with Hathor head surmounted by a facade in high relief on obverse. On reverse, head of an owl in deep sunk relief. Condition: Good, one chip which appears fairly recent just over the Hathor head. Surface somewhat discolored. The Hathor head may be a model for the handle of a sistrum.

Brooklyn Museum