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Amulet of a falcon

Hawk in light yellow frit (?); head missing.

Provenance

From Mesheikh. Mes / 2106 / B. 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, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6–10, 2323–2040 B.C.

Object Place

Egypt

Accession Number

12.1455

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets