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Sakhmet Amulet

Period:
First Persian Period–Late Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 27–30
Date:
525–332 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt
Medium:
Faience
Dimensions:
H. 3.5 cm (1 3/8 in.)
Credit Line:
Gift of Darius Ogden Mills, 1904
Accession Number:
04.2.136
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 130
Collection of Judge Elbert E. Farman, formed when he was U.S. consul general in Egypt 1876–84. Donated to the museum by Darius Ogden Mills, New York, in 1904.

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