Group of Monkeys
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
ca. 1352-1336 B.C.E.
New Kingdom, Amarna Period
Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father, Charles Edwin Wilbour
Small chalk-stone group of a monkey with her young. Pierced for suspension. The piece appears to have been painted gray.
Condition: one side of the large monkey's face chipped, surfaced weathered.
This item is not on view
Group of Monkeys, ca. 1352-1336 B.C.E. Chalk-stone, 1 11/16 × 1 7/16 in. (4.3 × 3.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father, Charles Edwin Wilbour, 16.70. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.16.70_NegD_print_bw.jpg)
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