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Ape figurine

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Blue glazed figurine of a squatting ape. Front corner of base is chipped. Hole in top of head.

Provenance

From Karnak. 1904: Purchased in Egypt by Albert M. Lythgoe for the MFA.

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund

Egyptian, Late Period, 760–332 B.C.

Findspot

Karnak, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 8 x 4.5 cm (3 1/8 x 1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

04.1807

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture