<em>Figure of a Crocodile</em>. Faience, 3/8 x 1 3/4 in. (1 x 4.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father, Charles Edwin Wilbour, 16.397. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.X249.30_16.397_08.480.77_grpA_bw.jpg)

Figure of a Crocodile

Medium: Faience

Geograhical Locations:

Dimensions: 3/8 x 1 3/4 in. (1 x 4.5 cm)


Accession Number: 16.397

Image: CUR.X249.30_16.397_08.480.77_grpA_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Blue-green faience figure of a crocodile standing on oblong base. Tail curved to right. Jaws open with wall connecting upper jaw to base. Pierced horizontally under upper jaw. Probably used as an amulet. Condition: Surface soiled. Otherwise excellent.

Brooklyn Museum