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Seal in the form of a frog

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Green faience seal in the form of a frog, with a papyrus plant motif on the base (upper portion of base now missing).

Provenance

By 1967: Horace L. Mayer (d. 1968) collection; December 1, 1967: given to the MFA by Horace L. Mayer.

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer

Egyptian, New Kingdom (?), 1539–1075 B.C.

Dimensions

Height x width x length: 2.7 x 1.5 x 1.8 cm (1 1/16 x 9/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

67.1136

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals