Egyptian Hathor and Horus sarcophagus panel

E185

£1,200.00

Available

A large panel fragment from a painted wood sarcophagus.

The decoration depicts the goddess Hathor in the form of a white cow below a figure of Horus as a hawk with out-stretched protective wings.

Culture
Egypt, Late Dynastic Period, 730-332 BC

Size
67 x 22 cms

Condition
Fragment as shown, in two pieces

Provenance
Ex. private collection, Fontainebleau, France; acquired 1960’s-1980’s.

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