Amulet Representing an Ape
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
Ptolemaic Period (probably)
1 3/16 x 5/16 x 3/8 in. (3 x 0.8 x 1 cm) (show scale)
Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
Light green glazed faience amulet representing an ape. The ape strides, with left leg forward, upon a flat plinth. There is a squarish eyelet on the top of his head.
Condition: Incrustation in hollows.
This item is not on view
Amulet Representing an Ape, 305-30 B.C.E. Serpentine, 1 3/16 x 5/16 x 3/8 in. (3 x 0.8 x 1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.1198E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.1198E_37.1172E_GRPA_cropped_bw.jpg)
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