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Head of Sakhmet

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Date:
ca. 1550–1295 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Karnak
Medium:
Diorite
Dimensions:
h. 49.5 (19 1/2 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1907
Accession Number:
07.228.36
Not on view
Purchased by the Museum from Maurice Nahman, Cairo, 1907.

Lythgoe, Albert M. 1907. "Recent Egyptian Acquisitions." In The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, vol. 2, no. 12 (December), p. 195.

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