Statue of a duck
Copper alloy (brass?) duck. Bird fittings were used on lamps and other items during the Islamic Period. See Treptow, T. and Vorderstrasse, T., (eds.) 2015. A Cosmopolitan City: Muslims, Christians, and Jews in Old Cairo. The Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago,p. 173.
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