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Detail of statue of goddess Sekhmet

Detail of statue of goddess Sekhmet

The goddess Sekhmet, daughter of Re, wife of Ptah and mother of Nefertem is associated with the lioness and takes its attributes as dangerous power but also maternal instinct. The figure is gessoed and gilded wood with the body of a woman and the head of a lioness. On her head is a sun disk. Located in Egyptian Museum, Cairo. | Located in: Egyptian Museum, Cairo.
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42-23860725
Date Photographed:
December 10, 2006
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© Sandro Vannini/Corbis
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Eureka
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62 MB - 5385px × 4080px • 17.00in. × 13.00in @ 300 ppi
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