Bronze ibis (statuette)
Meroitic Period, reign of Teqerideamani
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. N.), Tomb 28
3.2 x 2.8 cm (1 1/4 x 1 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ibis (bird) with a snake in its beak.
From Nubia, Meroe (Beg. N.), Tomb 28. 1921: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition