Head of an ibis

Egyptian
Late Period
664–332 B.C.


Dimensions

Length: 6.5 cm (2 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

57.394

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

The ibis head has a tang for insertion into a body of another material.

Provenance

Luigi Vassalli Collection (1812-1887); by 1957: Horace L. Mayer Collection; 1957: gift of Horace L. Mayer.

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer