Amulet of Taweret

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18
1550–1295 B.C.


Findspot: Sudan, Semna

Dimensions

Other: 3.7 cm (1 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.900

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

One Veined glass, blue, white, and yellow. Ring at top.

Provenance

From Semna, S 588, neck of body D.; [Excav. date] Mar. 7, 1924. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
(Accession Date: March 7, 1924)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition