This is the head from an ibis figurine.
It is from Egypt but the exact location is unknown. The Egyptians regarded the ibis bird as the incarnation of Thoth, god of writing and knowledge. Many figurines were made as offerings to the god. This head of an ibis would have had a wooden body and copper alloy legs, and was probably given as a votive offering to the god. This is the head from an ibis figurine. It is made from a copper alloy. We do not know how old this object is.