<em>Figure of a Frog</em>, ca. 3000-2675 B.C.E. Faience, 1 7/8 in. (4.8 cm). Anonymous loan, L58.2.2. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, L58.2.2_transp5524.jpg)

Figure of a Frog

Medium: Faience

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 3000-2675 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 1 7/8 in. (4.8 cm) Base: 1 1/2 x 1 5/8 in. (3.8 x 4.1 cm)


Museum Location: Pre-Dynastic, Egyptian Galleries, 3rd Floor


Accession Number: L58.2.2

Image: L58.2.2_transp5524.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Pale green faience statuette of a seated frog, the head looking upward. Roughly triangular base, compact pyramidal form with mouth indicated by curved line and the eyes by circles. Almost no modeling. Condition: Several large firing holes in surface. Glaze worn, major portion of mouth restored.

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