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Sehkmet? statuette

It consists of three fragments: one head and bust of Sekmet, one unidentified fragment and one fragment of a base containing striding feet.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, pit G 7757 A, (tomb of Kheperre) siftings from room X. 1929 : 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

Egyptian, Late Period, Dynasty 26, reign of Amasis, 570–526 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 3.1 x 1.6 x 0.7 cm (1 1/4 x 5/8 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

29.2774

Medium or Technique

Mud

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture