Hathor was an Ancient Egyptian goddess who personified the principles of joy, feminine love, and motherhood. She was one of the most important and popular deities throughout the history of Ancient Egypt. Hathor was worshiped by royalty and common people alike. In other roles she was a goddess of music, dance, foreign lands and fertility who helped women in childbirth. As a mother she gave birth to Ra (the Sun god) each morning on the eastern horizon.
Hathor's Earrings are plated in oxidized silver.
Measures approx 1.5” across at widest and 2.4” down