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Amulet of a Seated Lion-headed Goddess Holding a Sistrum, possibly Bastet

A work made of faience.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of faience.

Date:

Third Intermediate Period, Dynasties 22–25 (about 945–664 BCE)

Artist:

Egyptian

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Africa

Culture

Ancient Egyptian

Title

Amulet of a Seated Lion-headed Goddess Holding a Sistrum, possibly Bastet

Origin

Egypt

Date

945 BCE–664 BCE

Medium

Faience

Dimensions

2.5 × 1.5 × .75 cm (1 × 9/16 × 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Henry H. Getty, Charles L. Hutchinson, and Norman W. Harris

Reference Number

1894.206

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