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Monkey amulet
525 BCE-332 BCE

Medium
faience
Measurements
3.3 × 1.6 × 2.8 cm
Place/s of Execution
Egypt
Accession Number
1996.465
Department
Antiquities
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of Mr P. Chaldjian, 1996
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Figure of a monkey, seated with elbows resting on raised knees, the hands supporting the animal's muzzle. No suspension loop visible.