Amulet of head from Sekhmet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. 7700, N of G 7753 in debris

Dimensions

Overall: 1.3 x 0.8 cm (1/2 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.2519

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Head broken from small statue, probably Sekhmet.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St. 7700, N of G 7753 in radim. 1929 : excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition