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Falcon


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Description The slender falcon (shaped like a dove) of lapis lazuli with simplified details of the wing feathers indicated by light incisions.
Conservation
Date Description Narrative
10/08/1974Treatmentcleaned
Exhibitions
  • Jewelry - Ancient to Modern. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1979-1980.
Provenance Collection of Lord Carmichael of Skirling [a few miles north of Biggar, Scotland]; Antiquities of the Collection of the Late Lord Carmichael of Skirling Sale, Sotheby and Company, London, June 9, 1926, p. 24, lot 244 (77); Joseph Brummer, New York, 1926, by purchase; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1927, by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters, 1927

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Period
664-332 BCE (Late Period)
Medium
lapis lazuli
(Precious Stones & Gems)
Accession Number
42.192
Measurements
H: 9/16 x W: 1/16 x D: 1/2 in. (1.49 x 0.23 x 1.27 cm)
Geographies
  • Egypt (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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