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Vase in the Shape of a Mother Monkey with Her Young

Period: Old Kingdom
Dynasty: Dynasty 6
Reign: reign of Pepi I
Date: ca. 2289–2255 B.C.
Geography: From Egypt
Medium: Travertine (Egyptian alabaster), paint
Dimensions: h. 13.7 cm (5 3/8 in)
Credit Line: Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, Fletcher Fund, and Lila Acheson Wallace, Russell and Judy Carson, William Kelly Simpson, and Vaughn Foundation Gifts, in honor of Henry George Fischer, 1992
Accession Number: 1992.338

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