Detail View: Design Library Image Collection: Head of Horus

Accession Number: 
102091
Order Title: 
History of Costume and Fashion (102059-103548)
Type of View: 
front
View Title: 
view of high feather crown, a symbol of divinity
Image Rights: 
copyrighted
Source Institution: 
NCSU Libraries
Collection: 
Design Library Image Collection
Culture: 
Egyptian
Subject: 
falcons
Subject: 
gods (dieties)
Subject: 
headdresses
Work Types: 
Furnishings & Equipment; costume; ceremonial costumes; crowns (Headdresses)
Preferred Title: 
Head of Horus
Agent Display: 
Unknown (Egyptian)
Date: 
2625-2475 BCE (creation)
Materials: 
gold, obsidian
Alternate Title: 
Falcon Head from the Cult Statue of the Temple of Horus at Hierakonpolis
Locations: 
Egyptian Museum, Cairo, Cairo, Egypt
Location Type: 
(repository)
Locations: 
Al Kawm al A┬┐mar, Upper Egypt, Egypt
Location Type: 
(creation)
Style/Period: 
Old Kingdom (Egyptian)
Style/Period: 
Sixth Dynasty
Style/Period: 
Egyptian (ancient)
Classification: 
Decorative Arts