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Source:   Egypt -- Ancient

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Image ID: 1619912

[Sekhmet.]  [Goddess with lion's head.] (1844-1889)

Image Details

Image Title

:  [Sekhmet.]

Alternate Title

: Goddess with lion's head.


: Cherubini, Salvador -- Artist
Letronne, Louis, 1790-1842 -- Lithographer

Published Date

: 1844-1889


: Lithographs -- Color

Specific Material Type

: prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : col. ; 26.8 x 13.5 cm.


: Sekhmet is usually depicted with a lion's head, crowned by the sun disk and the uraeus serpent.

Original Source

: From Monuments de l'Egypte et de la Nubie, d'àprès les dessins exécutés sur les lieux sous la direction de Champollion-le-jeune. (Paris : Didot, 1844-1889) Guizot, M. , Publisher. Thiers, M. , Publisher. Champollion, Jean François (1790-1832), Author.


: Wonders: Images of the Ancient World / Egypt -- Ancient

Source Description

: 1 folder (18 pictures) ; 1 oversize folder (2 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 1619912

Record ID

: 1761553

Digital Item Published

: 5-14-2008; updated 3-25-2011

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