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Hathor-headed

[hath-er-hed-id]
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  1. (of an ancient Egyptian column) having a capital in the form of the head of Hathor; Hathoric.

Origin of Hathor-headed

First recorded in 1900–05
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Historical Examples

  • A single hall, supported by six square Hathor-headed pillars, precedes the sanctuary.

    A history of art in ancient Egypt, Vol. I (of 2)

    Georges Perrot