Egyptian faience Sekhmet counterpoise amuletE201
A green glazed faience amulet in the form of a necklace counterpoise surmounted by an aegis and the profile head of Sekhmet wearing a solar disc. The round base is decorated with a floral pattern above which is a moulded figure of a standing goddess holding a staff.
Egypt, Third Intermediate Period, 1050-730 BC
4.9 x 1.7 cms
Intact as shown
Ex. collection: Rodney Watts, London, UK; acquired by his father in the early 20th Century.