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Faience bracelet element; hawk on palace-façade facing left. Heavy blue glaze, plain back. Two transverse holes.

Provenance

From Giza, tomb. (Accession Date: October 10, 1907)

Credit Line

Egyptian Research Account by subscription

Egyptian, Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 1, 2960–2770 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 2.7 cm (1 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

07.565

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads