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Mummified Falcon, from Saqqara, Egypt

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An image of Mummified Falcon. Find Spot: Falcon Galleries, Saqqara, Egypt. Length 44.5 cm. 332-30 B.C. Ptolemaic Period.

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Mummified Falcon. Find Spot: Falcon Galleries, Saqqara, Egypt. Length 44.5 cm. 332-30 B.C. Ptolemaic Period.

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  • Accession Number: E.7.1938
  • Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
  • Aperture: f/19.0
  • Focal length: 80
  • Camera: Hasselblad H4D-31
  • Photographer name: Michael Jones
  • Image height: 1024 pixels
  • Image width: 456 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5.7 (Macintosh)
  • Filesize: 68.29kB
  • Exposure time: 1/125
  • ISO Speed: 100
  • Fnumber: 19/1
  • Captured: 2013:01:23 13:49:00

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Ancient Egypt animal mummy antiquity BC birds Egyptian falcon Fitz_ANT grave goods mummified animal mummy organic remains Ptolemaic Dynasty ritual equipment ritual object

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