Bust of the Goddess Sakhmet

Unknownca. 1390-1352 B.C.E.

Brooklyn Museum

Brooklyn Museum
Brooklyn, New York City, United States


  • Title: Bust of the Goddess Sakhmet
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Date Created: ca. 1390-1352 B.C.E.
  • Type: Sculpture
  • Rights: Gift of Dr. and Mrs. W. Benson Harer, Jr. in honor of Richard Fazzini and the excavations of the Temple of Mut in South Karnak; the Mary Smith Dorward Fund, and the Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
  • External Link: http://www.brooklynmuseum.org/opencollection/objects/4279/Bust_of_the_Goddess_Sakhmet
  • Medium: Granodiorite
  • Place found: Thebes, Egypt
  • Period: New Kingdom
  • Dynasty: XVIII Dynasty
  • Dimensions: 39 x 19 7/8 x 15 9/16 in. (99 x 50.5 x 39.5 cm)
  • Collection: Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
  • Accession number: 1991.311

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