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Head of a Cow Goddess (Hathor or Mehetweret)

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Reign:
reign of Amenhotep III
Date:
ca. 1390–1352 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes
Medium:
Porphyritic diorite
Dimensions:
H. 53.6 cm (21 1/8 in.); W. 28 cm (11 in.); D. 33 cm (13 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1919
Accession Number:
19.2.5
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 119
Purchased in Cairo from Nicholas Tano, 1919.

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