Taweret amulet

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris S of G 7230

Dimensions

Overall: 1.6 cm (5/8 in.)

Accession Number

26-3-83

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Bright blue Taweret.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, debris S of G 7230. 1926: 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