Figure of a Crouching Toad
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
ca. 4400-3100 B.C.E.
I Dynasty (possibly)
1 1/4 × 1 7/8 in. (3.1 × 4.7 cm)
This item is not on view
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Alastair Bradley Martin
Black steatite figure of a crouching toad. Eyes indicated in raised relief, the legs by incisions. Pierced horizontally through center of body. An amulet(?).
Condition: Intact. Surface worn.
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