Falcon Earring

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17th-15th century BCE

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H.: 1.4 cm, W.: 1.3 cm

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Notes: 

Catalogue No. 221. From Hoard 277.

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Art, Middle Eastern

Subject 2: 

Ujul Tall al- (Gaza Strip)

Subject 3: 

Middle East--Civilization--To 622

Subject 4: 

Tell el-Ajjul

Subject 5: 

Art, Ancient--Middle East

Image Source: 

Beyond Babylon : art, trade, and diplomacy in the second millennium B.C. / edited by Joan Aruz, Kim Benzel, and Jean M. Evans, xxiii, 524 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), maps (chiefly col.) ; 32 cm, New York : Metropolitan Museum of Art ; New Haven : Yale University Press, c2008.

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Restricted to current faculty, students and staff of Columbia University