Figurine of a baboon

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Karnak

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

04.1807

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Blue glazed figurine of a squatting baboon. 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