Amulet case, gold, decortated with the head of Sekhmet, Lebanon or Syria, Phoenician, 7th-6th century BC
Height: 3.8 cm, Width: 0.9 cm, Depth: 1.1 cm
Jewellery, room 91
Found in Tharros in Sardinia. Webb Collection.
Two amulet cases, one with the Egyptian lion goddess Sekhmet, the other with the head of the Egyptian god Horus
Sardinia (Phoenicia), 600-400 BC
Said to have been found in Sardinia
Bequeathed by Bernard H. Webb