Egyptian faience Sekhmet fragment, ex. Ernest ChantreE127
A fragment from a large and fine dark blue glazed faience amulet depicting the goddess Sekhmet holding a papyrus sceptre to her chest.
Egypt, Third Intermediate Period, 1050-730 BC
3.5 x 2.2 cms
Fragment as seen in the photographs
Ex. collection: Ernest Chantre (1843-1924), Lyon, France. Chantre was a prominent French archaeologist of the late 19th Century.