Egyptian Faience Frog Amulet (Rana)

Item Description

C. 1570-1070 BC – New Kingdom Period

A faience frog amulet amulet Rana, goddess of birth and symbol of fertility, who is seated on an oval plinth with blue eyes and incised detail to back and legs.

Although chipped at the base, it is a nice example with good detail.

Ref: Amulets by W. M. Flinders Petrie. Similar examples to Plate II.

Provenance: Ex Foxwell Collection, UK, 1920’s-40’s.

Size: 14mm length



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