Amulet of Taweret

Egyptian
Late Old Kingdom to Late Dynastic Period
2323–343 B.C.


Dimensions

Height: 7 cm (2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

94.260

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Gray-green glaze, to be inlaid (?) Glaze is now dull. Standing figure of Taweret.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Samuel D. Warren