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Goddess Neith
  • Egypt
  • Goddess Neith, after 650 BCE
  • Where object was made: Egypt
  • bronze, gilding
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 18.5 x 3.5 x 6 cm without base
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 7 1/4 x 1 3/8 x 2 3/8 in without base
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 21.3 x 4 x 7.5 cm with base
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 8 3/8 x 1 9/16 x 2 15/16 in with base
  • Gift of Allan Gerdau
  • Not on display
  • 1957.0088
Label Text

Bronze with traces of gilding. Female figure in a stiff standing pose with proper left leg forward. Right arm is straight along figure's side while left arm is bent. Both hands are clutched and the figure wears some sort of head covering or headdress. Figure stands on two rectangular bases stacked on top of one another.