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Amulet of a falcon

Made in two pieces; front relief; back flat.

Provenance

From Mesaid (Mesa'eed). M/30 1910: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Predynastic Period, Naqada I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.

Findspot

Mesaid, Egypt

Accession Number

11.1036

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets