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Figurine of a monkey riding on a dog

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Small monkey riding on a dog; very rude; whitish brown in color; unbroken

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; gift of Edward Perry Warren to MFA, Nov. 4, 1890

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Perry Warren

Greek, Archaic Period, about 6th century B.C.

Dimensions

4.4 x 7.2 cm (1 3/4 x 2 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

90.192

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture