Amulet of a frog

Egyptian
Late Old Kingdom to Late Dynastic Period
2323–343 B.C.


Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 1.9 x 1.3 x 1.3 cm (3/4 x 1/2 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

12.656

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Stone; dark brown; fine-grained; roughly cut; figure of frog pierced lengthwise; good condition.

Provenance

Gift of the Estate of Professor Henry Williamson Haynes, through Miss Sarah H. Blanchard

Credit Line

Gift from the Estate of Professor Henry Williamson Haynes