Monkey

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Kumma, Kumma, K IV

Dimensions

Overall: 2.2 x 3.5 cm (7/8 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.1935

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Head of a monkey, blue faience with black decoration, broken at neck.

Provenance

From Kumma, K IV: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition