Granodiorite statue of Sekhmet, wearing sun-disc and holding a lotus-sceptre, lower section and part of right arm damaged. The grey granite is full of distinct crystals of pink granite.
- Found/Acquired: Thebes (probably)
- (Africa,Egypt,Upper Egypt,Thebes (Upper Egypt - archaic))
- Height: 241.3 centimetres (max)
- Width: 40.7 centimetres (max)
PM II (2): p.265
2007 9 Mar-10 Jun, Beijing, The Palace Museum, 'Britain Meets the World: 1714-1830'
fair (lower section missing)
Erroneously entered as being from the 1835 collection. Salt's Sekhmets were all in the first collection. [NCS 9/2/05].
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA70574
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