Taweret amulet

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000 Ave 2 debris

Dimensions

Height: 4.4 cm (1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

27.1028

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Standing Taweret. Faience, faded blue glaze. Perfect.

Provenance

From Giza: Street G 7000 Ave 2 debris. Jan. 29, 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