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Tawaret amulet

Fragment. Head and breasts only. Green glaze, pedestal at back with hole.

Provenance

From Giza: St. G 7000 E of subsidiary Pyr. GI-b . 1924 : excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 1.7 x 0.9 cm (11/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.2598

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets