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Small Monkey in Sitting Position with Upraised Arms

Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art

MEDIUM Limestone
  • Place Excavated: Tell el-Amarna, Egypt
  • DATES ca. 1352-1332 B.C.E.
    DYNASTY Dynasty 18
    PERIOD New Kingdom, Amarna Period
    DIMENSIONS 2 1/4 × 1/2 × 1 9/16 in. (5.7 × 1.2 × 3.9 cm)
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    CREDIT LINE Gift of the Egypt Exploration Society
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Small limestone monkey in sitting position with upraised arms. The piece is well blocked out though unfinished and was evidently never decorated. Condition: Perfect.
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