Amulet of Ra as a ram-headed falcon
Height x width: 4.1 x 1.9 cm (1 5/8 x 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Glass; white; incrusted with brown; back flat and plain; finely modeled figure of ram-headed falcon; profile to right; edges broken; broken and mended.
By 1836: Robert Hay Collection, Linplum, Scotland; 1863: to his son, Robert James Alexander Hay; 1868-1872: Way Collection, Boston (purchased by Samuel A. Way through London dealers Rollin and Feuardent, 27 Haymarket); 1872: given to the MFA by Samuel's son, C. Granville Way.
(Accession date: June 28, 1872)
Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way