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Two Monkeys

Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art

MEDIUM Limestone, pigment
  • Place Excavated: Tell el Amarna
  • DYNASTY XVIII Dynasty
    PERIOD New Kingdom, Amarna Period
    DIMENSIONS 2 1/2 × 9/16 × 1 1/2 in. (6.3 × 1.5 × 3.8 cm)
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    ACCESSION NUMBER 37.410
    CREDIT LINE Gift of the Egypt Exploration Society
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Small limestone group of two monkeys, probably a mother and one of her young. Traces of red and black paint on the larger figure
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