Taweret statuette

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7750 X, from debris

Dimensions

Overall: 1 x 4.2 x 0.7 cm (3/8 x 1 5/8 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

29.2542

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Standing statuette of Taweret roughly made.

Provenance

From Giza, from debris of Pit G 7750 X. 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