An Egyptian quartz/granite falcon
Lot 19
An Egyptian glazed composition amulet of a falcon
Sold for £1,680 (US$ 2,823) inc. premium
Lot Details
An Egyptian glazed composition amulet of a falcon
Late Period, circa 664-332 B.C.
Of reddish-purple glaze, with incised details of the feathers and face, standing on a rectangular integral base, a striated suspension loop behind, 1 7/8in (4.7cm) high

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Acquired at David Lay Auctions, Penzance, Cornwall, November 2002.
    With Rupert Wace Ancient Art 2003.
    English private collection.
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