Taweret amulet

Egyptian
Late Period or Greco-Roman Period
760–30 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7030

Dimensions

Height: 4.6 cm (1 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.992

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Faience, blue glazed. Standing figure of Taweret. Perfect.

Provenance

From Giza: G 7030. Feb. 1926: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt (acessioned 1927).

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition