Finger ring formed of three green bands with Hathor and three cats in blue-purple faience. Hathor is depicted wearing a cornice and having cow's ears.
The cat is the sacred animal of the goddess Hathor.
Source: 1880. Catalogue of the Collection of Egyptian Antiquities at Alnwick Castle, London: R. Clay, Sons, and Taylor, p. 219Birch, S.
Relational references:Hart, G. 1986. A Dictionary of Egyptian Gods and Goddesses. London New York: Routledge & Kegan Paul, p. 76
|Type of object:||Finger ring|
|Type category:||Costume and jewellery|
|Current accession number:||-|
|Former accession number:||N1632|
|Record date:||Mon, 5th Nov 2001|
|Copyright:||Copyright© by the Oriental Museum, University of Durham, Durham, 2002. All Rights reserved|