<em>Falcon Head Endpiece of a Necklace</em>, ca. 1938-1759 B.C.E. Faience, 2 1/8 x 2 15/16 x 3/8 in. (5.4 x 7.4 x 0.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Alastair B. Martin, 48.178. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.48.178_erg2.jpg)

Falcon Head Endpiece of a Necklace

Medium: Faience

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1938-1759 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 2 1/8 x 2 15/16 x 3/8 in. (5.4 x 7.4 x 0.9 cm)


Museum Location: Old Kingdom to 18th Dynasty, Egyptian Galleries, 3rd Floor


Accession Number: 48.178

Image: CUR.48.178_erg2.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Light blue faience necklace terminal of hawk’s head form. Details of head incised on one side only, reverse plain. Six piercings for strands passing from lower edge of reverse to ridge through base of object.

Brooklyn Museum