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Taweret amulet fragment

Feet and base fragment of amulet of Taweret. Pedestal left foot advanced. Light blue glaze. Mislabeled in the field as 26-1-895.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, debris south of G 7150. 1926: 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

Dimensions

Width x length x height: 1.2 x 2.1 x 1.6 cm (1/2 x 13/16 x 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-893

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets