Sekhmet

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. 2 Avenue

Dimensions

Height x width: 4.9 x 1.4 cm (1 15/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.1616

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Blue glaze, figure of standing Sekhmet, feet missing.

Provenance

From Giza. St. 2 Avenue. 1925: 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