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Amulet of a baboon with its baby

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Green glaze; figure of seated ape holding a young one. Badly worn.

Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of Mrs. Samuel D. Warren

Egyptian,

Dimensions

Height: 3.3 cm (1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

02.569

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets