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Taweret

Three figures of Taweret, two of lapis and one of amazonite.

Provenance

From Semna: S 708. March 16, 1924: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom(?),

Accession Number

27.874

Medium or Technique

Lapis, amazonite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets