Taweret

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7400, from debris S of Mastaba G 7450

Dimensions

Height x thickness x width: 4.5 x 1.1 x 1.2 cm

Accession Number

27.1888

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Standing statuette of Taweret, green glaze.

Provenance

From Giza, Street G 7400, from radim South of Mastaba G 7450. 1927: 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