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Medium:
Faience (glazed composition)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 16.7 x 7.1 x 1.2 cm (6 9/16 x 2 13/16 x 1/2 in)
Type:
Faience
Origin:
Egypt
Topic:
Late Period (664 - 332 B.C.E.), Egypt, vulture, Hathor, Menat, Ancient Egyptian Art, protection
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Date:
664-332 B.C.E.
Period:
Late Period
Accession Number:
F1907.28a-b
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Provenance:
To 1907 Unidentified owner, Egypt, to 1907 [1] From 1907 to 1919 Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased in Egypt from an unidentified owner in 1907 [2] From 1920 Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3] Notes: [1] See Original Pottery List, L. 1848, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. [2] See note 1. [3] The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.
Rights:
Copyright with museum






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