Medium: Serpentine, pigment
Dates:ca. 4400-3100 B.C.E.
Dimensions: 1 9/16 × 7/8 × 2 1/2 in. (3.9 × 2.3 × 6.4 cm)
Accession Number: 35.1271
Catalogue Description: Gray-yellow hard stone serpentine figure of standing hippopotamus. Tail, eyes and ears in raised relief. Mouth indicated by slit. Possible remains of red paint on left buttock. Condition: Legs missing when received. Surface of stone slightly checked but body intact. Probably entire surface was painted red.