Taweret amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street 7000, east of G 7052

Dimensions

Overall: 1.3 x 1.5 x 0.5 cm (1/2 x 9/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-2-124

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Fragment of a head of Taweret, amule has a plain flat back , details in relief, light blue glaze.

Provenance

From Giza, Egypt, Street 7000, east of G 7052, 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