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Statues of ancient Egyptian lioness deity Sekhmet uncovered in Luxor

Statues of ancient Egyptian lioness deity Sekhmet uncovered in Luxor

Sekhmet uncovered (Source: Ahram Online). “A collection of 27 fragmented statues of the lioness goddess Sekhmet has been uncovered during excavation work at the King Amenhotep III funerary temple at the Kom El-Hettan area on Luxor’s west bank. The discovery was made by an Egyptian-European archaeological mission led by archaeologist Hourig Sourouzian as part of […]