Amulet fragment

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. 7100

Dimensions

Height x width x thickness: 2.0 x 0.75 x 0.45 cm (13/16 x 5/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2918

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Taweret amulet, legs broken, discolored, now brown.

Provenance

From Giza, St. 7100. 1924:excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition