Amulet of a falcon

Egyptian


Dimensions

Height x width: 3.3 x 1.3 cm (1 5/16 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

12.702

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Steatite; black and white, fine-grained; figure of horus falcon with incised details; surface much worn and battered.

Provenance

Gift of the Estate of Professor Henry Williamson Haynes, through Miss Sarah H. Blanchard

Credit Line

Gift from the Estate of Professor Henry Williamson Haynes