Hathor, Egyptian Goddess of joy, motherhood, love and also music is sometimes represented as a cow clad in stars. She is another powerful mother figure with beautiful temples and statuary erected in her honor.
Egypt, tomb of Nefertari: (dis-covered by Italian archaeologist Ernesto Schiaparelli in one of the best preserved & most ornate of all known tombs. In 2003 the tomb was closed to the general public. Queen Nefertari was the wife of Ramses II, ca BC, Dyn 19