Figurine of a monkey riding on a dog

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

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

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