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Amulet

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Taweret (one of pair, other amulet is accessioned as 27.1101).

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St. 7500. 1925: 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

Egyptian, Late Period, 760–332 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 2 cm (13/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2502

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets