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Ibis
Ibis
Date:
525 –332 BC
Location:
Legion of Honor
Terrace Hallway West
Century:
Media:
Bronze And Wood
Dimensions:
13 x 18 1/2 (33 x 47 cm)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Middle East
Culture/People:
Egyptian
Provenance:

Found at Tounah elKabal, near Malawi, Upper Egypt

Accession Number:
47.12
Acquisition Date:
1947-06-30
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, M.H. deYoung Endowment Fund

mummy of a small bird incased in body
found at Tounah el Kabal, near Mallawi, Upper Egypt
26th dynasty

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