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Falcon amulet

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Crude form; crystal.

Provenance

From Naga el-Hai (Qena), tomb K 627. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt. (Accession Date: December 4, 1913)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Predynastic Period,

Findspot

Naga el-Hai (Qena), Egypt

Dimensions

Other: 3.8 cm (1 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

13.3525

Medium or Technique

Crystal

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets