Figure of a Frog
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
ca. 1539-1292 B.C.E.
3/4 × 3/8 × 7/8 in. (1.9 × 0.9 × 2.3 cm) (show scale)
Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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.
This item is not on view
Figure of a Frog, 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)
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