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Nubian depiction of the Egyptian goddess Hathor, Often depicted in... News Photo1980-1989,Africa,Archival,Arts Culture and Entertainment,Cow,Egypt,God,Goddess,Hathor,Heaven,Meroe,Metal,Metallurgy,Metalwork,Middle East,North,Nubia,Order,Sky,Sub-Saharan Africa,Sudan,VerticalPhotographer Collection: Universal Images Group Nubian depiction of the Egyptian goddess Hathor, Often depicted in the form of a cow, Hathor was primarily the sky goddess, who raised the sun to heaven with her horns. In human form, as here, her headdress holds the solar disc between cows horns. Sudan. Nubian. Material: Gold gilded bronze. (Photo by Werner Forman/Universal Images Group/Getty Images)