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Amulet of a monkey

Blue glazed faience squatting figure of monkey with hands at mouth. No crown or suspension ring.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian,

Object Place

Nubia, Sudan

Accession Number

24.591

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets