26 - 27 October 2004
A GREEK BRONZE FIGURE OF A SEATED APE
CIRCA 700-650 B.C.
With head turned back, legs bent up and arms together forming circle at the front, eyes and ears indicated
1 7/8 in. (4.8 cm.) high
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Animals, 1996, III, no. 88; and Noah's Ark, 1997, no. 58.
The shape of the arms suggest that they originally held a small object, such as a kohl jar.
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