Plume holder from a horse's bridle
Findspot: Sudan, Meroe, Pyramid Beg. W. 24
Height: 16.5 cm
Medium or Technique
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Bronze plume holder in the form of papyrus flower surmounted by a falcon wearing the double crown. Below is rectangular socket.
From Meroe, Pyramid Beg. W 24. 1922: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.
(Accession date: January 1, 1922)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition