Dates:ca. 1336-945 B.C.E.
Dimensions: Height: 15/16 in. (2.4 cm)
Museum Location: Old Kingdom to 18th Dynasty, Egyptian Galleries, 3rd Floor
Accession Number: 58.92
Image: CUR.58.92_wwgA-2.jpg,West Wing gallery A-2 installation
Catalogue Description: Head of Thueris in haematite broken form a complete statuette of the goddess. Conventional type of hippopotamus head with slightly open mouth, tongue protruding. All surfaces polished. Workmanship is of extraordinary quality.