Category: hathor

A pectoral depicting the birth of the sun fr…

A pectoral depicting the birth of the sun from the burial of Queen Kama on Leontopolis mother of Osorkon III and possibly wife of Shoshenq IV (gold, lapis-lazuli, silver and glass). The ram-headed god Khnum is flanked by the goddesses Hathor and Ma’at. Third Intermediate Period, 23rd Dynasty, ca. 837-728 BC. Now in the Egyptian Museum, Cairo.

Outer Hypostyle Hall of the Temple of Hathor a…

Outer Hypostyle Hall of the Temple of Hathor at Dendera

Chapel of Hathor inside the Mortuary Temple of…

Chapel of Hathor inside the Mortuary Temple of Hatshepsut, Deir el-Bahari

Temple of Hathor at Dendera, 1850 (albumen pri…

Temple of Hathor at Dendera, 1850 (albumen print)

Maxime Du Camp (French, 1822-1894)

Bibliothèque nationale de France, Paris

Statuette of Goddess Hathor (bronze, sol…

Statuette of

Goddess

Hathor (bronze, solid cast). Late Period, 26-30 Dynasty, ca. 664-332 BC. Now in the Cleveland Museum of Art.

Group statue of goddess Hathor protecting Psam…

Group statue of goddess Hathor protecting Psamtik I

(schist), from Saqqara. Late Period, 26th Dynasty, ca. 664-525 BC. Egyptian Museum, Cairo. 

The ceiling of the Temple of Hathor at Den…

The ceiling of the Temple of Hathor at

Dendera, decorated with exquisite astronomical representations. It is one of the best-preserved temple complexes in Egypt.

Imentet-Hathor with Ra-Horakhty, wall pa…

Imentet-Hathor

with

Ra-Horakhty, wall painting from the Tomb of Nefertari (QV66), detail. New Kingdom, 19th Dynasty, ca. 1292-1189 BC. Valley of the Queens, West Thebes.

grandegyptianmuseum: Hathor chapel at the tem…

grandegyptianmuseum:

Hathor chapel at the temple of

Thutmose

III in Deir el-Bahari, photo from excavation by Henry Édouard Naville, 1907 (painted sandstone, height: 225 cms), with statue of Hathor as divine cow, today exposed in the Egyptian Museum in Cairo, Ground Floor, Room 12, JE 38574-5

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Hathor chapel from the temple of Thutmose III in Deir el-Bahari. Egyptian Museum, Cairo.

The face of the goddess Hathor, with cow ears …

The face of the goddess Hathor, with cow ears

(limestone). Personification of the principles of joy, feminine love, and motherhood. A fragment of a capital from a column. Ptolemaic Period, ca. 305-30 BC. Now in the Louvre.