<em>Figure of Sekhmet Seated</em>, 305-30 B.C.E. Faience, 3 7/8 x 1 x 1 9/16 in. (9.9 x 2.5 x 4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.944E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 37.944E_front_PS2.jpg)

Figure of Sekhmet Seated

Medium: Faience

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:305-30 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 3 7/8 x 1 x 1 9/16 in. (9.9 x 2.5 x 4 cm)


Accession Number: 37.944E

Image: 37.944E_front_PS2.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Pale blue-glazed faience figure of a lioness-headed goddess. She is seated upon a throne the sides of which are decorated with an overlapping scale-like feather pattern. Her right hand is upon her knees; her left hand holds a lotus to her chest. She is crowned with solar disk and uraeus. Condition: Left side of figure broken away. Rear bears kiln rock marks. Chip in rear of sun disk.

Brooklyn Museum