AN EGYPTIAN BRONZE FIGURE OF A FALCON
Late Period to Ptolemaic Period, 664-30 B.C.
Standing with the talons together on an integral rectangular plinth, wearing the Double Crown, the well-modelled head with lidded round eyes and a hooked beak, the tips of the wings crossed above the triangular tail-feathers, the details of the feathers and talons enhanced by incision
4½ in. (11.4 cm.) high
Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, New York, 14 December 1994, lot 19.