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Ancient Art

Baboon

1500–30 B.C.

Ceramic, glazed faience

H. 5.8 cm. 2 1/4 in.
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Fred Olsen
1956.33.4
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Egyptian
Period: 
New Kingdom and Late Period
Classification: 
Jewelry
Bibliography: 

Divine, Domestic, and Desert Animals in Ancient Egyptian Art, exh. cat. (Greenwich, Conn.: Friends of the Greenwich Library, 1979), 18, no. 24.

Gerry D. Scott, III, Ancient Egyptian Art at Yale, 1st (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1986), 152, no. 86A, ill.

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