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Artist:   Egyptian  
Title:   Goddess Neith  
Date:   c. 664-525 B.C.  
Medium:   Bronze  
Dimensions:   5 1/8 x 1 1/8 in. (13.02 x 2.86 cm)  
Credit Line:   The William Hood Dunwoody Fund  
Location:   Gallery Not on view  


Object Description  
  
Inscriptions:   Inscription front of base: "Neith, the Great, Divine Mother, *giving (right side) life (to) Harkhebi in hieroglyphs, translated 'Neith, the Great, Divine Mother, giving life to Harkhebit, son of . . .  
Classification:   Sculpture  
Physical Description:   black Goddess Neith; seated; wearing crown of Lower Egypt  
Creation Place:   Africa, Egypt, , ,  
Accession #:   16.31  
Owner:   The Minneapolis Institute of Arts