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Sacred animal mummy of an ibis inside a jar
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Jar, Ibis mummy
ca. 400 B.C.-100 A.D.
From, Egypt
Ibis Cemetery, Abydos, Northern Upper Egypt
Egypt Exploration Fund excavations, 1912-13
Pottery, linen, animal remains, mummification materials
Late Period-Roman Period
(a-b jar, mummy) H. 43 cm (16 15/16 in.); Diam. 19.5 cm (7 11/16 in.); (c-lid) H. 10.8 cm (4 1/4 in.); W. 16.5 cm (6 1/2 in.); D. 7 cm (2 3/4 in.)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Gift of Egypt Exploration Fund, 1913
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