Egyptian Hathor and Horus sarcophagus panelE185
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.
Egypt, Late Dynastic Period, 730-332 BC
67 x 22 cms
Fragment as shown, in two pieces
Ex. private collection, Fontainebleau, France; acquired 1960’s-1980’s.