Amulet, Hathor

Production date
1900-1950
Country
Egypt
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Object detail

Description
Egyptian, stone, amulet with face of Hathor flanked by two uraeus (snakes).
Classification
CH classification ARCHAEOLOGY Egyptian amulet
Production date
1900-1950
Production place
Measurements
L29mm x W17mm x D9mm
Media/Materials description
clay
History and use
Stone amulet of the cow-headed goddess Hathor, flanked by a pair of cobras. In Ancient Egypt, Hathor represented fertility, love, beauty, music and dance.
Registration number
E40039

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