Falcon pectoral

Egyptian
Late Period
664–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Thmuis (Tell el-Timai)

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

On View

Egyptian Late Period Gallery (Gallery 216)

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Pectorals

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