Head of an Ibis
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
6 5/16 x 1 9/16 x 5 1/2 in. (16.1 x 3.9 x 14 cm) (show scale)
Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
One bronze head of an ibis. There are bone inlays in the eyes. It bears an incised line broad collar at the base of the neck.
Condition: Black/Cu patina. Eyes are of bone inlay much cracked on the right side. Chip is missing from atop head. Casting flaw left side of head. Solid cast on good condition.
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Head of an Ibis, 664-332 B.C.E. Bronze, 6 5/16 x 1 9/16 x 5 1/2 in. (16.1 x 3.9 x 14 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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