<em>Figure of a Frog</em>, ca. 3000-2675 B.C.E. Terracotta, 2 1/16 x 3 13/16 in. (5.2 x 9.7 cm). Anonymous loan, L58.2.5. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.L58.2.3_L58.2.5_erg3.jpg)

Figure of a Frog

Medium: Terracotta

Geograhical Locations:

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

Dimensions: 2 1/16 x 3 13/16 in. (5.2 x 9.7 cm)


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


Accession Number: L58.2.5

Image: CUR.L58.2.3_L58.2.5_erg3.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Terracotta statuette of a frog. Surface polished and orange-red in color. Heavy, rather massive modeling suggestive of one of the larger mammals. Eyes indicated by small applied pellets. Condition: Surface worn. Otherwise intact.

Brooklyn Museum