Amulet of a goddess, perhaps Sakhmet

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Former owner
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Provenance
To 1906-1907
Unidentified owner, Egypt, to 1906-1907 [1]
From 1906-1907 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased in Egypt in from an unidentified owner the winter of 1906-1907 [2]
From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
Notes:
[1] See Original Pottery List, L. 1850, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.
[2] See note 1.
[3] The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.
Topic
Third Intermediate Period (ca. 1075 - 656 BCE)
Saite Dynasty 26 (664 - 525 BCE)
Egypt
Sakhmet
Ancient Egyptian Art
protection
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Restrictions & Rights
Copyright with museum
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Medium
Faience (glazed composition)
Dimensions
H x W x D: 10.3 x 2 x 3.2 cm (4 1/16 x 13/16 x 1 1/4 in)
Related Online Resources
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Origin
Egypt
ca. 1075-656 BCE or later
Period
Third Intermediate Period
Type
Faience
Accession Number
F1907.30