Amulet of Sekhmet
Late Period, Dynasty 26
Findspot: Egypt, Giza
Height: 4.8 cm (1 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Faience. Blue glaze, mostly gone. Striding lion-headed striding goddess. Uraeus on head. Suspension ring on back.
From Giza. March 1929: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition