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Taweret amulet

Faience, pale blue glaze. Very rudimentary.

Provenance

From Giza: G 7639 C, Chamber IV. 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 to early Hellenistic Period, Dynasty 26–Ptolemaic, 664–30 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Accession Number

27.1102

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets