Seller: nightingale_box (894) 93.9%, Location: Bangkok, default, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 283330446732 600/332 BC – Egypt Egyptian faience amulet of bird Material: faience. Dating: Egyptian, Late period, 600/332 BC Origin: Egypt. Dimensions: 20 mm high, 6 mm wide, 11 mm deep Condition: In great condition Falcon/Hawk: The Falcon or Hawk is usually associated with the God Horus. It is believed that the Falcon had special protective powers and is often represented hovering over or protecting a Pharaoh. The Falcon was also sacred to Montu, the god of war and Sokar the god of the Memphite necropolis. Qebehsenuef, the son of Horus and the protector of the canopic jar of the intestines was also often represented as a Falcon.