<em>Amulet Representing an Ape</em>, ca. 664-525 B.C.E., or later. Chalcedony, 9/16 x 1/4 x 1/4 in. (1.4 x 0.7 x 0.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.1199E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.1199E_view1.jpg)

Amulet Representing an Ape

Medium: Chalcedony

Geograhical Locations:

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

Dimensions: 9/16 x 1/4 x 1/4 in. (1.4 x 0.7 x 0.7 cm)


Accession Number: 37.1199E

Image: CUR.37.1199E_view1.jpg,profile

Catalogue Description:
Small chalcedony amulet representing an ape. The ape squats with his feet drawn in to rest upon a small button-like base. Its arms are folded across its chest. There is a loop on its back. The modeling is schematic. Condition: Nicks in base; snout scratched.

Brooklyn Museum