|E4||Egyptian faience miniature Sekhmet amulet||£220|
A fine miniature blue glazed faience amulet depicting the goddess Sekhmet seated on a throne.
Egypt, c. 8th or 7th Century BC
Tip of one ear chipped otherwise intact
Size: 2 x 0.7 cms, 4.7 cms including stand
Ex. Tausz collection, Vienna, Austria and thence Hampstead, UK; acquired before 1939. Ex. Maurice Nahman, Cairo, Egypt (1868-1948).
Mounted on a wood plinth with an attached typed label.