Amulet of Lion-Head Goddess Crouching
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
ca. 1075-30 B.C.E.
Third Intermediate Period or later
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Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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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, 08.480.118_front_PS9.jpg)
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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.
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