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Amulet of Sakhmet or Bastet
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Amulet of Sakhmet or Bastet Amulet of Sakhmet or Bastet

Amulet of Sakhmet or Bastet

Medium:
Faience (glazed composition)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 4.1 x 2 x 1.2 cm (1 5/8 x 13/16 x 1/2 in)
Type:
Faience, Sculpture
Origin:
Egypt
Topic:
lion, Saite Dynasty 26 (664 - 525 B.C.E.), Egypt, Sakhmet, Ancient Egyptian Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Date:
664-525 B.C.E.
Period:
Saite Dynasty 26 or later
Accession Number:
F1908.80
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Provenance:
To 1908 Ali Arabi Jr., Cairo, Egypt, to 1908 [1] From 1908 to 1919 Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Ali Arabi Jr., in Cairo, in 1908 [2] From 1920 Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3] Notes: [1] See Original Pottery List, L. 1721, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. [2] See note 1. [3] The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.
Rights:
Copyright with museum






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