Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Plaque depicting a naked goddess on a horse, probably Astarte or Anat
Lachish
Late Canaanite period, 13th century BCE
Gold
H: 20.4; W: 11.2 cm
Israel Antiquities Authority
 
 
This plaque, found in a temple, was originally attached to wood, felt, or leather.


Digital presentation of this object was made possible by: The Ridgefield Foundation, New York, in memory of Henry J. and Erna D. Leir