Collection Area: Ancient Egyptian Art

30 objects
F1909.792

Beads in the form of a pair of ducks

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Blue with white and red stripes. Traditionally attributed to late Dynasty XVIII, but possibly Roman or later.

F1909.508

Fragment of a bar for slicing inlays

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Columnar rods and plates mosaic. Opaque white matrix, enclosed in an opaque red matrix; design in blue, yellow and gray.

F1909.506

Fused mosaic plaque

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Fused mosaic plaque: ancient Egyptian motif-upper part of falcon, sacred bird of the sun god Horus, patron of the pharaohs and symbol of divine kingship. Probably of a royal titulary form an inlaid inscription on a naos.

F1909.141

Falcon

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Standing falcon. Black stone. Greek inscription.

F1909.140

Falcon

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Standing falcon. Black stone. Greek inscription.