Taweret

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit 7430 C tomb chamber fill

Dimensions

Height: 4 cm (1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2167

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Blue faience. Standing figure of Taweret.

Provenance

From Giza. Pit 7430 C tomb chamber fill. 1925: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition