Sekhmet (?) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7814

Dimensions

Overall: 5.4 x 1.6 cm (2 1/8 x 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

31.1852

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Fragment of striding Sekhmet (?) amulet, in faience. Missing torso and head.

Provenance

From Giza, 7814. 1931: 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