Oblong Bronze Cover of a Receptacle for a Mummified Animal
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
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Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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Oblong Bronze Cover of a Receptacle for a Mummified Animal, 332-31 B.C.E. Bronze, 2 3/4 x 3 in. (7 x 7.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 08.480.64. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.08.480.64_NegA_print_bw.jpg)
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Oblong bronze cover of a receptacle for a mummified animal, surmounted by large bronze Ibis. Figure apparently cast in one piece with cover.
Condition: Good. Inlay missing from eyes. Bronze apparently has been cleaned in recent years and seems to be coated with some substance. Surface light green.
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