Amulet of Taweret

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, Fort Southwest quarter, Room 122

Dimensions

Diameter x length: 0.4 x 0.6 x 1.9 cm (3/16 x 1/4 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

28.1204

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Blue green glaze, pierced.

Provenance

From Nubia, Semna, Fort Southwest quarter, Room 122. 1928: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition