Taweret

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. 7000 opposite Ave. 1

Dimensions

Height: 3.5 cm (1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.2629

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Amulet of standing Taweret, green.

Provenance

From Giza. St. 7000 opposite Ave. 1. 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