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Amulet of Taweret

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Gray-green glaze, to be inlaid (?) Glaze is now dull. Standing figure of Taweret.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Samuel D. Warren

Egyptian, Late Old Kingdom to Late Dynastic Period, 2323–343 B.C.

Dimensions

Height: 7 cm (2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

94.260

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets