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statue

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    EA599

  • Description

    Upper portion of a granodiorite standing statue of the goddess Sekhmet, the face broken around the mouth and the solar-disk headdress partly missing. Wears a wig and a close-fitting dress, decorated with rosettes on the shoulder straps. Left arm broken off and missing; right arm survives only in upper section near the shoulder.

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  • Culture/period

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  • Materials

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 91 centimetres
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Condition

    incomplete - upper torso only

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1840

  • Department

    Ancient Egypt & Sudan

  • BM/Big number

    EA599

  • Registration number

    1840,1114.5

  • Additional IDs

    • ES.599

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