Detail View: Design Library Image Collection: Sithathoriunet

Accession Number: 
102060
Order Title: 
History of Costume and Fashion (102059-103548)
Type of View: 
side
View Title: 
view of wig with gold rings in an alternating pattern
Image description: 
The rearing viper or uraeus on the diadem is an emblem of the gods and royalty and a symbol of sovereignty.
Image Rights: 
copyrighted
Source Institution: 
NCSU Libraries
Collection: 
Design Library Image Collection
Culture: 
Egyptian
Subject: 
wigs
Subject: 
women (female humans)
Subject: 
princesses
Subject: 
hair ornaments
Subject: 
hairstyles
Subject: 
diadems
Work Types: 
Art; sculpture (visual works)
Preferred Title: 
Sithathoriunet
Agent Display: 
Unknown (Egyptian)
Date: 
1897-1887 BCE (creation)
Alternate Title: 
Princess Sit-Hathor-Yunet
Locations: 
Egyptian Museum, Cairo, Cairo, Egypt
Location Type: 
(repository)
Style/Period: 
Egyptian (ancient)
Style/Period: 
Middle Kingdom (Egyptian)
Style/Period: 
Twelfth Dynasty
Classification: 
Sculpture