Upper half of an amulet of Sekhmet
Roman Imperial Period
30 B.C.–364 A.D.
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Pyramid Temple, room J1
Height x width: 2.5 x 0.9cm (1 x 3/8in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Dark brown faience; traces of gilding; lower part missing.
From Giza, Menkaura Pyramid Temple, room J1 (pillared hall 27), lot c. 1907: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
(Accession date: Marrch 2, 1911)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition