18 October 2005
AN EGYPTIAN BRONZE FIGURE OF AN IBIS
LATE PERIOD, 6TH-4TH CENTURY B.C.
With long grooved beak and round eyes, linear details on the feet, repaired, mounted
3¼ in. (8.3 cm.) high
Wilhelm Horn (1870-1959); acquired in 1933 from Dr Hartmann, Cairo.
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