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Egyptian faience Sekhmet fragment, ex. Ernest Chantre

E127

£300.00

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A fragment from a large and fine dark blue glazed faience amulet depicting the goddess Sekhmet holding a papyrus sceptre to her chest.
Culture
Egypt, Third Intermediate Period, 1050-730 BC

Size
3.5 x 2.2 cms

Condition
Fragment as seen in the photographs

Provenance
Ex. collection: Ernest Chantre (1843-1924), Lyon, France. Chantre was a prominent French archaeologist of the late 19th Century.

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