|fragment / bird|
Turin Mus. online cat: |
Object: statue / duck
Dimension: Height 4.8 cm., Width 3.5 cm., Length 11 cm.
Material: wood / plaster / paint
Description: Statuette of a duck stuccoed and painted, with a peg on the back for interlocking with the partially preserved hand of a bearer(?). The anatomical details are rendered graphically by means of painted stucco with black (feathers of the back, head and eye detail) and white (breast feathers), now only traces.
This is one example of several similar fragments in Turin
Schiaparelli excavated Asyut for the Turin Museum in the early 20th century, but he did not publish his excavations.
|Museo Egizio, Turin|
|No record in current catalogue|
|Height 4.8 cm Width 3.5 cm Length 11 cm|
|Museum Online Record Card|
|Links to Images and Other Refs|
internal ID: 224