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Votive Fragment, Face of Hathor

New Kingdom
Dynasty 18
Joint reign of Hatshepsut and Thutmose III
ca. 1479–1458 B.C.
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Temple of Hatshepsut, Hathor Chapel, Egypt Exploration Fund excavations
Blue faience
h. 6. 1 cm (2 3/8 in)
Credit Line:
Gift of Egypt Exploration Fund, 1905
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 117
Excavated at Deir el Bahri by Naville on behalf of the Egypt Exploration Fund. Acquired by the EEF in the division of finds and given to the Museum through subscription, 1905.

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