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Falcon-headed figure: E.89.1896

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Current Location: Gallery 19


Falcon-headed figure




Son of Horus, falcon headed mummiform figure, standing on rectangular base, black resin coating, buried with Nakhtefmut

Measurements and weight

Depth: 21.2 cm
Height: 38.5 cm
Width: 8 cm

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1896)


22nd Dynasty
Third Intermediate period
Production date: 923 BC

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Accession number: E.89.1896
Primary reference Number: 49499
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 9 February 2022 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Antiquities

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