Statuette of Taweret

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


Dimensions

Height x width: 8 x 2.8 cm (3 1/8 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

12.701

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Faience; traces of glaze now turned brown; surface chipped; standing figure of Taweret with feet and base broken off and missing.

Provenance

Gift of the Estate of Professor Henry Williamson Haynes, through Miss Sarah H. Blanchard

Credit Line

Gift from the Estate of Professor Henry Williamson Haynes