The god Sobek, in his connections with the Nile and its annual inundation, was commonly represented as a crocodile. His most important cult was located in the Faiyum. Crocodile cemeteries are found there and in adjacent areas like Kahun.
- Medium: Animal remains, linen, white tape
- Dates: 1st century C.E.
- Period: Roman Period
- Dimensions: 3 11/16 x 29 3/16 in. (9.3 x 74.2 cm)
- Collection: Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
- Accession Number: 14.668
- Image: 14.668_view1_PS6.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, Nov 30, 2011