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
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 127
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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