Small Statuette of an Ibis
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
2 13/16 x 11/16 x 2 1/8 in. (7.1 x 1.7 x 5.4 cm) (show scale)
Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
Small bronze figure of an Ibis striding upon a rectangular plinth. An ostrich feather connects the tip of the bird's beak to the plinth. One tang descends from base.
Condition: Dark brown/ black patina. Surface pitted, especially on beak, back and underside of tail. Green corrosion in some of these pits.
This item is not on view
Small Statuette of an Ibis, 664-332 B.C.E. Bronze, 2 13/16 x 11/16 x 2 1/8 in. (7.1 x 1.7 x 5.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.555E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.555E_NegA_print_bw.jpg)
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