Amulet of Taweret

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF 42

Dimensions

Overall: 4 cm (1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.3597

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Amulet of Taweret.

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag. SF 42: 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