<em>Figure of a Frog</em>, ca. 1539–1292 B.C.E. Quartz, 3/4 × 3/8 × 7/8 in. (1.9 × 0.9 × 2.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.1122E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.1122E_NegID_37.1121E_GRPA_cropped_bw.jpg)

Figure of a Frog

Medium: Quartz

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1539–1292 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 3/4 × 3/8 × 7/8 in. (1.9 × 0.9 × 2.3 cm)


Accession Number: 37.1122E

Image: CUR.37.1122E_NegID_37.1121E_GRPA_cropped_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Small green quartz amulet in the form of a squatting frog. The frog, which rests upon a rectangular base, is schematically modelled in flattish planes. The spine is flattened, and decorated with a series of incised transverse lines. Condition: Small nicks; otherwise good.

Brooklyn Museum