Amulet of a falcon
Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 19B
Height: 5.9 cm (2 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Fine white faience; dark blue glaze, somewhat worn. Beak and front of feet and pedestal broken and missing.
From Deir-el-Bersha, tomb 19, pit B. 1915: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
(Accession Date: March 1, 1920)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition