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Sekhmet amulet fragment

Upper part of small amulet of cat headed female figure. Green glaze.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St. G 7400, in fill. 1927: 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

Height x width: 1.2 x 0.6 cm (1/2 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

27.1791

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets