Amulet fragment

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7300, G 7310, exterior chapel

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 1.8 x 0.7 x 0.9 cm (11/16 x 1/4 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

25.1829

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Taweret amulet fragment, head and feet missing.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7300, mastaba G 7310-7320: G 7310, [exterior chapel]. 1925: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition, assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition