Sekhmet amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. G 7400 E of Mast. G 7450, W of G 7530; in r

Dimensions

Overall: 1.6 x 1.7 cm (5/8 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1929

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Head of a small faience amulet of Sekhmet. Light green with tan paste.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St. G 7400 E. of mastaba G 7450, W. of G 7530; in radium. 19 : 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