An Egyptian alabaster and bronze ibis
Late Period, circa 664-323 B.C.
Depicted crouching with the bronze legs bent and the talons apart, the alabaster body with delineated wings, the veining of the stone indicating feathering, the bronze head with arching neck and curving beak, the eyes once inlaid, 6¼in (16cm) long, mounted
£8,000 - 10,000
US$ 12,000 - 15,000
9,400 - 12,000
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