Small Hippopotamus

Small Hippopotamus

Reproduction patinated by hand. Mold made from an imprint of the original work exhibited in the Louvre
This ceramic object is inspired by a scene of hippopotamus hunt. From the age of the Pyramids until the arrival of Alexander the Great in Egypt, hippopotamus hunts were depicted on the walls of tombs. ...
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Characteristics

Dimensions :
L. 7,2 cm / l. 3,4 cm
Material :
Earthenware
Museum :
Musée du Louvre
Reference :
CB300117

Editor

Publisher :
Réunion des musées nationaux - Grand Palais

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