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Falcon pectoral

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Provenance

From Thmuis (Tell el-Timai). By 1922: Rev. William MacGregor Collection, Bolehill Manor, Tamworth, England (sale: London, Sotheby, June 26-July 6, 1922, Catalogue of the MacGregor Collection of Egyptian Antiquities, p. 7, no. 53, pl. I); before 1964: Irish private collection; by 1964: with Matthias Komor; 1964: purchased by the MFA from Matthias Komor, December 9, 1964. (Accession Date: December 9, 1964)

Credit Line

Egyptian Curator's Fund

Egyptian, Late Period, 664–332 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Findspot

Thmuis (Tell el-Timai), Egypt

Dimensions

Height x width: 9 x 7 cm (3 9/16 x 2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

64.2179

Medium or Technique

Yellow faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Pectorals