Tawaret amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. G 7000 E of subsidiary Pyr. GI-b

Dimensions

Overall: 1.7 x 0.9 cm (11/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.2598

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Fragment. Head and breasts only. Green glaze, pedestal at back with hole.

Provenance

From Giza: St. G 7000 E of subsidiary Pyr. GI-b . 1924 : 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