<em>Scaraboid in the Form of a  Duck</em>, ca. 1292-1075 B.C.E. Faience, 5/16 in. (0.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn Museum Collection, X251. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.X251_NegA_print_bw.jpg)

Scaraboid in the Form of a Duck

Medium: Faience

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1292-1075 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 5/16 in. (0.8 cm) base: 1/2 x 5/16 in. (1.3 x 0.8 cm)


Accession Number: X251

Image: CUR.X251_NegA_print_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Scaraboid in the form of a duck; blue glazed steatite. The top is in the form of a duck with turned-back head. The base is in the form of a cartouche containing auspicious hieroglyphs. Condition: Glaze turned brown on base. Otherwise perfect.

Brooklyn Museum