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Falcon

Location

EGYPT

Era

Late Period (722-332 B.C.E.)

Title

Falcon

Materials

Sandstone

Dimensions

66 x 24.5 x 58 cm

Credits

Purchase, inv. 1925.B.4

Collection

Archeology and World Cultures

This large sandstone falcon prefigures the kind of statue that would be found a few centuries later in the temple of Horus in Edfu.

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