<em>Small Statuette of an Ibis</em>, 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)

Small Statuette of an Ibis

Medium: Bronze

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:664-332 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 2 13/16 x 11/16 x 2 1/8 in. (7.1 x 1.7 x 5.4 cm)


Accession Number: 37.555E

Image: CUR.37.555E_NegA_print_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
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.

Brooklyn Museum