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Figurine of a crocodile

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Front half of a crocodile torso and head; incised square pattern on back and eyes; wavy line for teeth; pierced through back; remains of gold gilding?

Provenance

Findspot Information: Second Cataract Forts, Uronarti Fort

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Object Place

Egypt

Dimensions

Length x width x thickness: 9.7 x 4.2 x 3.4 cm (3 13/16 x 1 5/8 x 1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.2224

Medium or Technique

Clay

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture