<em>Amulet Representing an Ape</em>, ca. 664-525 B.C.E., or later. Faience, 1 9/16 x 3/8 x 9/16 in. (4 x 0.9 x 1.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.1173E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.1173E_37.1172E_GRPA_cropped_bw.jpg)

Amulet Representing an Ape

Medium: Faience

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 664-525 B.C.E., or later

Dimensions: 1 9/16 x 3/8 x 9/16 in. (4 x 0.9 x 1.5 cm)


Accession Number: 37.1173E

Image: CUR.37.1173E_37.1172E_GRPA_cropped_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Gray-green glazed faience amulet representing an ape upon a rectangular base. The ape is striding with its arms at its sides following the motions of its torso and legs. The tail hangs down in the rear. There is a loop on the ape’s back. Condition: Front of right hand missing; brown incrustations in most hollows.

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