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Amulet of Taweret

Faience. Brown glaze.

Provenance

From Giza. [Excav. date] May 1928. 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,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Accession Number

29.1682

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets