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Head of an ibis

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The ibis head has a tang for insertion into a body of another material.

Provenance

Luigi Vassalli Collection (1812-1887); by 1957: Horace L. Mayer Collection; 1957: gift of Horace L. Mayer.

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer

Egyptian, Late Period, 664–332 B.C.

Dimensions

Length: 6.5 cm (2 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

57.394

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture