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Sacred Ibis

Ibis - The Hall of Einar - photograph (c) David Bailey (not the)

Egyptian Ibis mummy

The British Museum is full of curiosities. Here’s the Easter-egg-like sarcophagus of an Ibis mummy. It’s made of gilded wood and bronze …

Sacred Ibis - Lago di Alviano - The Hall of Einar - photography (c) David Bailey (not the)

African Sacred Ibis

There are two African Sacred Ibis in the lake at Lago di Alviano. Here’s one: Their scientific name, Threskiornis aethiopicus, gives another …