Taweret statuette

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, In debris of St 7400.

Dimensions

Overall: 3.5 x 1 x 1.3 cm

Accession Number

27.1720

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Statuette of Taweret. Lower part missing. Blue glaze. gray-white paste. Fairly well made.

Provenance

From Giza, in debris of St 7400. 1927: excavated by the Harvard University-useum 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