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Votive Fragment, Face of Hathor

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Reign:
Joint reign of Hatshepsut and Thutmose III
Date:
ca. 1479–1458 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Temple of Hatshepsut, Hathor Chapel, Egypt Exploration Fund excavations
Medium:
Blue faience
Dimensions:
h. 6. 1 cm (2 3/8 in)
Credit Line:
Gift of Egypt Exploration Fund, 1905
Accession Number:
05.4.118
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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