Egypt Picture - Hathor Holding Nefertari's Hand

Hathor Holding Nefertari's Hand

Hathor Holding Nefertari's Hand




Hathor Holding Nefertari's Hand


In an extremely delicate gesture, Hathor the Western goddess holds the hand of the dead queen. Around her arms, Nefertari wears a piece of jewelry made up of beads and the udjat-eye, symbol of restored wholeness. This is detail of the northern face of the northwest pillar of the sarcophagus room at Nefertari's tomb.

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