Oblong Bronze Cover of a Receptacle for a Mummified Animal
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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.
This item is not on view
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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