Amulet of Taweret

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street 7000,debris on floor

Dimensions

Overall: 1.2 x 1 x 0.3 cm (1/2 x 3/8 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-735

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Fragment, lower part of Taweret amulet.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street 7000, debris on floor. 1926 : excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition