Monkey carrying a palm branch

Greek, East Greek


Accession Number

03.1151

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Monkey, dressed in costume; carries a palm branch. Feet are missing.

Provenance

By date unknown: Mrs. Francis H. Bacon Collection (according to MFA Register of Ancient Pottery 2, the piece was found in the Troad, near Hissarlik); gift of Mrs. Francis H. Bacon to MFA, September 1903

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. F. H. Bacon