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Accession_Number E.62.53
adlib_title Egyptian hawk
Shape Hawk
Shape_description
Material Wood
Fabric Egyptian
Fabric_description
Munsell_color
Decoration One of four hawks from corners of a sarcophagus. Disk on head is missing. The minat (counterpoise) hangs at back of collar. Painted all over in dark red pigment; traces of white pigment on face and breast.
Inscriptions
Condition Intact, but missing what is stated above. There is some degredation of the wood and alot of the detail is missing. There are holes on the head and base where extra detail has disapperared.
Technique/Style
Provenance Unknown
Period Late Dynastic Period
Date
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2002.98.0073.jpg
2002.98.0073.jpg
View of Egyptian Hawk from a sarcophagus showing base and body.
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Front view of a wooden hawk from the corner of a sarcophagus.
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Front view of a wooden hawk from the corner of a sarcophagus.
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Side view of a wooden hawk from the corner of a sarcophagus.
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Rear view of a wooden hawk from the corner of a sarcophagus.
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View from above of a wooden hawk from the corner of a sarcophagus.
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View from above of a wooden hawk from the corner of a sarcophagus.
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Side view of a wooden hawk from the corner of a sarcophagus.
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View of a wooden Egyptian hawk from a sarcophagus.
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View of a wooden Egyptian hawk from a sarcophagus.
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View of a wooden Egyptian hawk from a sarcophagus.
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View of a wooden Egyptian hawk from a sarcophagus.
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View of a wooden Egyptian hawk from a sarcophagus.
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View of a wooden Egyptian hawk from a sarcophagus.
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View of a wooden Egyptian hawk from a sarcophagus.
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View of a wooden Egyptian hawk from a sarcophagus.
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Front view of a wooden Egyptian hawk from a sarcophagus.
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Front view of a wooden Egyptian hawk from a sarcophagus.
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2008.08.0130.jpg
Front view of a wooden Egyptian hawk from a sarcophagus.
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2008.08.0134.jpg
Front view of a wooden Egyptian hawk from a sarcophagus.
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Beazley_DB
Height 6.1
Diameters Base:3.9
Handle_height
Other_dims. Base length: 11.8
Location Egypt
Edited_by Leigh; Kinsey
Date_edited 14/08/2002; 09.01.2006
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