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Sekhmet amulet

Head of a small faience amulet of Sekhmet. Light green with tan paste.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St. G 7400 E. of mastaba G 7450, W. of G 7530; in radium. 19 : 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,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 1.6 x 1.7 cm (5/8 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1929

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets