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animal figure
E007479-001 Animal Figure - Front, Ancient Civilisations, Egypt, North Africa. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: AM, Anthropology Dept - Rebecca Conway
 
Summary:
E007479-001 - 5/2/1898, animal figure, , , , Egypt, Africa, North
Item Name:
animal figure
Label:
Blue, glazed faience hawk amulet. From Egypt and attributed to 600-650 BCE. Acquired in the 1890s via the Egypt Exploration Fund. Size: approximately 1.5 x 1 cm.
Keywords:
archaeology
amulet
body accessories
ceramic
Country:
Egypt
Collection Area:
Africa, North
Museum Department:
Anthropology
Registration Date:
05/02/1898
Registration Number:
E007479-001
Associated Stories:
Ancient Egyptian Archaeology Collection
Egyptian Faience - An extraordinary material.
Symbolism of faience in ancient Egypt.
Faience in Egyptian Culture
Egyptology at the Australian Museum