<em>Statuette of a Toad</em>, ca. 3100-2800 B.C.E. Limestone, 1 1/16 × 2 11/16 in. (2.7 × 6.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 57.165.4. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.57.165.4_NegID_57.165.2_GRPA_print_cropped_bw.jpg)

Statuette of a Toad

Medium: Limestone

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 3100-2800 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 1 1/16 × 2 11/16 in. (2.7 × 6.8 cm)


Accession Number: 57.165.4

Image: CUR.57.165.4_NegID_57.165.2_GRPA_print_cropped_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Statuette of a toad in white limestone. Frontal, legs indicated in high relief, the mouth by an horizontal incision. Shallow drill holes at irregular intervals over entire body. Condition: Numerous longitudinal cracks. Surface slightly worn. One large chip on lower back. Scattered traces of ochre.

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