[X] Birds of Prey [X] Roman Period (30 BCE - 395 CE) [X] Ancient Egyptian Art
2 objects
F1909.506

Fused mosaic plaque

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1909.506
<p>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.</p>