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Sekhmet amulet fragment

Very small blue-glazed faience statuette of Sekhmet holding hands against body. Headress and lower part of figure missing.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, From radim on top of Mastaba G 7330. 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

Overall: 1.8 x 0.4 cm (11/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1613

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets