Breast of statue of Sekhmet

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Amenhotep III
1391–1352 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Karnak

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 13.5 x 10 x 4.6 cm (5 5/16 x 3 15/16 x 1 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

44.29

Medium or Technique

Granodiorite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Granodiorite breast of a statue of Sekhmet. There is a rosette in raised relief. The surface is somewhat smooth and polished.

Provenance

From Karnak: Collected 1859 by Mrs. J. H. Wells; purchased by Peabody Museum; 1879; Peabody Museum No. 19887. Exchanged by V/T January 21, 1937 and V/C January 7, 1944 with Peabody Museum, Harvard University. See Registration folder No. 67

Credit Line

By exchange with the Peabody Museum, Harvard