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Statue of Sakhmet

760–30 B.C.

Bronze

4 1/8 in. (10.4 cm) without pedestal
Gift of David Dows Ph.B. 1908 through Ludlow Bull
1945.171
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Egyptian
Period: 
Dynasty 25–Ptolemaic Period
Classification: 
Sculpture
Bibliography: 

Gerry D. Scott, III, Ancient Egyptian Art at Yale, 1st (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1986), 148–49, no. 83C, ill.

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