<em>Human Before an Ibis Amulet</em>, 664-525 B.C.E., or later. Faience, 3/4 x 1/2 x 1 1/8 in. (1.9 x 1.3 x 2.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.1328E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.1328E_view3.jpg)

Human Before an Ibis Amulet

Medium: Faience

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:664-525 B.C.E., or later

Dimensions: 3/4 x 1/2 x 1 1/8 in. (1.9 x 1.3 x 2.8 cm)


Accession Number: 37.1328E

Image: CUR.37.1328E_view3.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Pale green glazed faience amulet representing a recumbent ibis whose beak rests upon the head of a small seated human figure who face the ibis. The human figure wears a tripartite wig. The base is rounded in both the front and the rear, and the front is wider than the rear. Loop on the ibis' back.

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