Taweret amulet

Egyptian
New Kingdom or later


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Top of Mastaba G 7241

Dimensions

Overall: 2.4 x 1 cm (15/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

26-4-153

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Taweret pendant, complete, blue glaze.

Provenance

From Giza, Top of Mastaba G 7241. 1926: 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