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Frog scaraboid
  • CollectionCollection Egypt
  • Research projectsGlypcol
  • Inventory numberE.04933
  • Object nameStamp seal
  • TitleFrog scaraboid
  • CultureEgyptian
  • GeographyPlace of production: Egypt (Africa > North Africa)
    Place of discovery: Unknown
  • Date-1295 / -1069
  • Period20th dynasty (Egypt > New Kingdom)
  • MaterialFaience (Earth > Clay > Ceramics > Earthenware)
  • DimensionsHeight: 1,4 cm, Width: 1 cm, Depth: 0,7 cm
  • OwnerMusées Royaux d'Art et d'Histoire / Koninklijke Musea voor Kunst en Geschiedenis
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This seal amulet consists of three seated frogs. The base is decorated with a row of four cobras. Such compositions were very popular during the Ramessid Period.