Amulet of Sekhmet?

Egyptian
Late Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, debris from [boat pit] [N] of pyramid G 1-b

Dimensions

Other: 1.2 cm (1/2 in.)

Accession Number

27.1066

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Faience, blue-green glaze. Minute. Perfect.

Provenance

From Giza, [Avenue G 1], debris from [boat pit] [N] of subsidiary pyramid G I-b (G I-a boat pit). 1924. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition