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Title:

Copper alloy statue of Neith

Category:

figure

Name:

statuette

Date:

746 B.C. 336 B.C.
import: 700-300 BC &

Period(s):

Saite; Late Period

Description:

Neith, seated in front of Amun, striding. Neith was the goddess of Sais, who was often associated with warfare. She wears the crown of Lower Egypt and is shown here with a ram-headed god, probably Amun.

Production
Place (legacy):

Egypt, production, country

Find Spot:

Egypt

Technique:

cast (process)

Material:

copper alloy; bronze

Dimension:

height, 17, cm

Acquisition:

bequeathed; 1937; Shannon, C.H.

Accession:

Object Number: E.12.1937
(Antiquities)
(record id: 53553; input: 2003-03-25; modified: 2012-01-10)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/53553