Taweret figurine

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Anlamani
623–593 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid 6, foundation deposit

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 21.3 x 7.6 x 7.5 cm (8 3/8 x 3 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.665

Medium or Technique

Clay

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Provenance

From Nuri, Pyr.6 (Foundation Deposit). Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition and assigned to the MFA by the Sudanese government.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition