Amulet

2006ac7072 jpg l

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Acquired in 1963 (the spelunker thinks)

artist
Unknown
attributions_note
bibliography
collection_code
MET
credit
Wallis Bequest
date_end
date_start
date_text
600BC-100BC (made)
descriptive_line
Pendant, gold, in the form of the lion-headed goddess Sekhmet with the sacred eye of Horus, Egypt, Ptolemaic, 4th-1st century BC
dimensions
Height: 3.2 cm, Width: 2.7 cm, Depth: 0.4 cm
edition_number
event_text
exhibition_history
gallery
Jewellery, room 91
historical_context_note
historical_significance
history_note
id
78615
label
Amulet in the shape of an aegis (broad collar) with the head of a lion-headed goddess, Sekhmet or bastet, flanked by two falcons and the wedjat eye of Horus Egypt, about 600-100BC (Late Period-Ptolemaic Period) Gold, embossed and chased Museum no. M.34-1963 Bequeathed by E.H. Wallis [2007]
last_checked
2014-08-30T00:41:31.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-30T00:41:31.000Z
latitude
26.69636
location
Jewellery, room 91, case 2, shelf A, box 4
longitude
30.246469
marks
materials
gold
materials_techniques
Gold
museum_number
M.34-1963
museum_number_token
m341963
object_number
O111086
object_type
Pendant
on_display
1
original_currency
original_price
physical_description
Pendant, gold, in the form of an aegis (broad collar) with the lion-headed goddess Sekhmet or Bastet, flanked by two falcons and the wedjet eye of Horus.
place
Egypt
primary_image_id
2006AC7072
production_note
Late Period - Ptolemaic Period
production_type
public_access_description
related_museum_numbers
rights
3
shape
site_code
VA
slug
amulet-pendant-unknown
sys_updated
2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z
techniques
chased, embossed
title
Amulet
updated
vanda_exhibition_history
year_end
-100
year_start
-600