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Amulet of a falcon

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Falcon facing right.

Provenance

From Egypt, Dendara.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Late Period–Hellenistic Period, Dynasty 25–Ptole, 760–30 B.C.

Findspot

Dendara, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 3.5 x 3.1 x 0.8 cm (1 3/8 x 1 1/4 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.45952

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets