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Amulet of a falcon

Falcon facing left, eye painted black.

Provenance

From 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 x 2.7 x 0.7 cm (1 3/16 x 1 1/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

11.45953

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets