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Amulet of a frog

Faience and silver. The frog of Faience is mounted on a drum-shaped silver base ornamented with a band of uraeii all around.


From Gammai, Tomb Z 4, R 16, 1924.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates

Nubian, Meroitic Period,

Object Place

Nubia, Sudan

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Faience, silver


The Ancient World


Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets