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Statuette/coffin of an ibis, one of the animal manifestations of Thoth, moon god and god of wisdom and writing
Egypt
3rd century BCE
Bronze and Wood
H: 26; W: 33 cm
Gift of Abraham Guterman, New York, to American Friends of the Israel Museum
Accession number: 97.63.160


From the Israel Museum publications:
Ben-Tor, Daphna, The Immortals of Ancient Egypt, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 1997

Exhibitions:
The Immortals of Ancient Egypt: From the Abraham Guterman Collection of Ancient Egyptian Art, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 02/10/1997 - 28/10/1997

Digital presentation of this object was made possible by: The Ridgefield Foundation, New York, in memory of Henry J. and Erna D. Leir


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