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Mosaic Plaque depicting an ibis
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Mosaic Plaque depicting an ibis

Mosaic Plaque depicting an ibis

Medium:
Glass
Dimensions:
H x W: 2.3 x 1.9 cm (7/8 x 3/4 in)
Type:
Glass
Origin:
Egypt
Topic:
Ptolemaic Dynasty (305 - 30 B.C.E.), Egypt, Thoth, Ancient Egyptian Art, fused, mosaic glass, ibis
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
On View:
Freer, West Corridor: The Nile and Ancient Egypt
Date:
305-30 B.C.E.
Period:
Ptolemaic Dynasty
Accession Number:
F1908.66
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Provenance:
To 1908 Unidentified owner, Egypt, to 1908 [1] From 1908 to 1919 Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased in Egypt from an unidentified owner in 1908 [2] From 1920 Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3] Notes: [1] See Original Miscellaneous List, S.I. 65, pg. 36, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. [2] See note 1. [3] The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.
Rights:
Copyright with museum






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