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Frog

Unknownca. 1390-1353 B.C.E.

Brooklyn Museum

Brooklyn Museum

Blue faience statuette of a seated frog on roughly square base. Front legs in the round. Eyes in high relief covered with Manganese. Three stripes of turquoise blue glaze run down the back. Square opening on underside of base. Condition: Intact. Firing cracks around neck.

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Details

  • Title: Frog
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Date Created: ca. 1390-1353 B.C.E.
  • Location Created: Egypt
  • Type: Sculpture
  • Rights: Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
  • External Link: http://www.brooklynmuseum.org/opencollection/objects/3646/Frog
  • Medium: Faience
  • Period: New Kingdom
  • Dynasty: XVIII Dynasty
  • Dimensions: 2 1/16 x 1 15/16 x 1 7/8 in. (5.3 x 5 x 4.7 cm)
  • Collection: Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
  • Accession number: 58.28.8

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