Medium: Faience, painted
Dates:ca. 1938-1539 B.C.E.
Dimensions: 7/8 x 2 1/16 in. (2.3 x 5.3 cm)
Museum Location: Old Kingdom to 18th Dynasty, Egyptian Galleries, 3rd Floor
Accession Number: 36.120
Catalogue Description: Undecorated dark blue figure of a standing hippopotamus. Eyes, ears and nostrils in high relief. Mouth indicated by incision. Condition: Poor. All four legs missing. Head broken off and neck reattached to body. Snout chipped. Glaze worn in spots. Numerous firing cracks.