- Accession Number
- Current Location
- House of Death (ground floor), Offerings case
- Object Type
- Sculpture, Ba bird
- Height: 71mm | Width: 72mm | Depth: 34mm
- Number of Elements
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A wooden ba bird with stick legs and solar disc on its head. The solar disc may indicate a belief that the dead person was associated with the sun god. Stylistically this type seems to come from Meroe.
Anonymous. 1996. The face of Egypt: Swansea Festival exhibition: 5 October 1996–5 January 1997. Swansea: Glynn Vivian Art Gallery. [Cat. 205]
- Last modified: 25 Aug 2021