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Frog seal-amulet
  • CollectionCollection Egypt
  • Research projectsGlypcol
  • Inventory numberE.05716.25
  • Object nameStamp seal
  • TitleFrog seal-amulet
  • CultureEgyptian
  • GeographyPlace of production: Egypt (Africa > North Africa)
    Place of discovery: Sanam (Africa > North Africa > Sudan > Al-Wasta (region) > White Nile (province))
  • Date-747 / -525
  • PeriodSait Period (Egypt > Late Period)
  • MaterialSteatite (mineral) (Stone > Mineral)
  • DimensionsHeight: 1,5 cm, Width: 1,4 cm, Depth: 1,3 cm
  • OwnerMusées Royaux d'Art et d'Histoire / Koninklijke Musea voor Kunst en Geschiedenis
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This seal amulet shows a frog. The hieroglyphs on the base seem to form the following inscription: ‘god (“nTr”) praises (“Hsi”) blessed (“imakh”) things (“ch.t”).