Head of a Monkey
Arts of the Americas
3 x 4 1/2 x 3 3/4in. (7.6 x 11.4 x 9.5cm) (show scale)
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Carll H. de Silver Fund
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Aztec. Head of a Monkey, ca. 1440-1521. Stone, 3 x 4 1/2 x 3 3/4in. (7.6 x 11.4 x 9.5cm). Brooklyn Museum, Carll H. de Silver Fund, 38.44. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 38.44_front_view1_acetate_bw.jpg)
front, 38.44_front_view1_acetate_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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A dark grey stone head of a monkey whose eyes and mouth are shown open and whose tongue is sticking out. All the features are clearly defined through the carving and smooth finish. The sculpture is concave on the underside of the neck. Condition: good
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