Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
This image of an ibis within a coffer (a box-like linen wrapping) was once part of an ibis mummy of a very elaborate type.
30 B.C.E.–early 1st century C.E.
Early Roman Period
Object: 1/2 × 5 1/2 × 6 3/4 in. (1.3 × 14 × 17.1 cm)
Mounted: 1 1/2 × 12 3/16 × 14 3/16 in. (3.8 × 31 × 36 cm) (show scale)
Gift of the Egypt Exploration Fund
This item is not on view
Ibis Appliqué, 30 B.C.E.–early 1st century C.E. Linen, pigment, Object: 1/2 × 5 1/2 × 6 3/4 in. (1.3 × 14 × 17.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Egypt Exploration Fund, 14.657. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.14.657_view1.jpg)
. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2010
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