Medium: Bronze, electrum
Dates:ca. 380-30 B.C.E. or later
Dimensions: 12 3/8 x 4 3/4 x 2 5/8 in. (31.4 x 12.1 x 6.7 cm) mount (display dimensions): 14 x 3 x 4 in. (35.6 x 7.6 x 10.2 cm)
Museum Location: Old Kingdom to 18th Dynasty, Egyptian Galleries, 3rd Floor
Accession Number: 37.357E
Image: CUR.37.357E_wwg8.jpg,West Wing gallery 8 installation
Catalogue Description: Bronze figure of Neith striding upon a rectangular base. The goddess has her left arm extended to hold (the hand is pierced) a now missing staff (or bow). The eyes are gilded. On the base is an incised inscription giving a genealogy. Condition: Most of black/green patina has been cleaned off. Remains of stave and scepter in hands.