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Breast of statue of Sekhmet

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Granodiorite breast of a statue of Sekhmet. There is a rosette in raised relief. The surface is somewhat smooth and polished.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Karnak From Karnak: Collected 1859 by Mrs. J. H. Wells; purchased by Peabody Museum; 1879; Peabody Museum No. 19887. Exchanged by V/T January 21, 1937 and V/C January 7, 1944 with Peabody Museum, Harvard University. See Registration folder No. 67

Credit Line

By exchange with the Peabody Museum, Harvard

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Amenhotep III, 1391–1352 B.C.

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Egypt

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 13.5 x 10 x 4.6 cm (5 5/16 x 3 15/16 x 1 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

44.29

Medium or Technique

Granodiorite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture