Amulet of Taweret

Egyptian
Late Period
664–332 B.C.


Dimensions

Height: 5.2 cm (2 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

57.447

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Standing figurine of Taweret. Ribbed suspension loop on top of head. Green faience.

Provenance

Luigi Vassalli Collection (1812-1887); by 1957: Horace L. Mayer Collection; 1957: gift of Horace L. Mayer.

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer