Amulet of Lion-Head Goddess Crouching
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
ca. 1075-30 B.C.E.
Third Intermediate Period or later
Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
Green faience figure of Sakhmet, seated on small flight of steps. Lion head, hands resting on knees. Small cushion under body. Originally supplied with loop on back of head.
Condition: Poor. Glaze almost entirely worn off. Loop and left ear missing.
This item is not on view
Amulet of Lion-Head Goddess Crouching, ca. 1075-30 B.C.E. Faience, 2 1/16 x 1 in. (5.3 x 2.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 08.480.118. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.08.480.118_View3.jpg)
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