Taweret

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street 7300, East of Mastaba 7340, in fill

Dimensions

Height x width: 3.7 x 1 cm

Accession Number

27.1907

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Fragment of crude statuette of Taweret. Green glaze, whitish-gray paste.

Provenance

From Giza, Street 7300, East of Mastaba 7340, in fill. 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