Figure of a Seated Cynocephalus Ape
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
XXVI Dynasty (probably)
Late Dynastic Period (probably)
1 5/8 x 3/4 x 3/4 in. (4.1 x 1.9 x 1.9 cm) (show scale)
This item is not on view
Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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Figure of a Seated Cynocephalus Ape, 664-332 B.C.E. Egyptian alabaster, 1 5/8 x 3/4 x 3/4 in. (4.1 x 1.9 x 1.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 08.480.76. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.08.480.76_view2.jpg)
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Small alabaster, or marble, figure of a seated cynocephalus ape. Conventional type with hands resting on knees. Small uninscribed base.
Condition: Good. Socket in head implies loss of headdress.
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