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Figurine Fragment

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Object Number:29-107-914
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Israel
Beth Shean
Period: Late Bronze IIB
Date Made: 1300-1200 BC
Early Date: -1300
Late Date: -1200
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Limestone
Iconography:Monkey
Pipes
Credit Line:Expedition to Beth Shean (Beisan); Clarence Fisher, 1921-1928
Other Number:28-9-358 - Field No SF

Description

Seated monkey playing pipes. Head, arms and pipes missing. Triangular piece of stone, the back of the monkey forming one of the sides of the triangle; the legs are carved in relief on both sides of the stone.

Bibliography:

[Book] McGovern, Patrick E., and James, Frances W. 1993. The Late Bronze Egyptian Garrison at Beth Shan: A Study of Levels VII and VIII.. Philadelphia. The University of Pennsylvania Museum Monograph. Vol. II. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Fig. 58.4View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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