Taweret statuette

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7756 in debris of room I

Dimensions

Overall: 4.4 x 0.9 cm (1 3/4 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

29.2817

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Statuette of standing Taweret: faded green, pierced.

Provenance

From Giza, pit G 7756 in radim of room I. 1929 : 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