Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Figure of a Flying Vulture

Period:
Late Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 26–30
Date:
664–332 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt
Medium:
Wood, gold leaf, blue glass, green faience
Dimensions:
L. 3.6 cm (1 7/16 in), w. 6.2 in (2 7/16 in)
Credit Line:
Gift of Ethel McCullough Scott, John G. McCullough, and Edith McCullough Irons, 1972
Accession Number:
1971.272.18
Not on view
Acquired by Garret Chatfield Pier in 1901 from Livadjan, Cairo. Pier auction 1936, New York. Hall Park McCullough Estate, offered to the museum, 1968.

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