Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
Late Period to Ptolemaic Period
1 x 9/16 x 1 1/2 in. (2.5 x 1.4 x 3.8 cm) (show scale)
Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
Small blue-green faience figure of an Ibis crouching on an oblong plinth. Small object, possibly an ostrich feather supported by his beak. Suspension loop joins head to back.
Condition: Glaze badly worn on back of bird. Otherwise good.
This item is not on view
Ibis Amulet, 664-30 B.C.E. Faience, 1 x 9/16 x 1 1/2 in. (2.5 x 1.4 x 3.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 08.480.85. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 08.480.85_PS2.jpg)
overall, 08.480.85_PS2.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2008
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