Group of Two Apes Kissing
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
ca. 1352-1336 B.C.E.
late Dynasty 18
New Kingdom, Amarna Period
2 1/8 × 11/16 × 2 3/8 in. (5.4 × 1.7 × 6.1 cm) (show scale)
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Gift of the Egypt Exploration Society
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Group of Two Apes Kissing, ca. 1352-1336 B.C.E. Limestone, pigment, 2 1/8 × 11/16 × 2 3/8 in. (5.4 × 1.7 × 6.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Egypt Exploration Society, 25.886.10. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.25.886.10_view01.jpg)
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Limestone group of two apes kissing. Pierced through center. Extensive paint remains of red paint. In the original, the subject was interpreted as "Ape Feeding from Barrel".
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