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Seal wih image of Taweret

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Flat oblong seal, rounded corners; hippopotamus. From Zawiet-el-Aryan.

Provenance

From Egypt, Zawiyet el-Aryan. 1911: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt. Findspot Information: From Zawiyet el-Aryan. Z / 2D / Rock tombs

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18–20, 1550–1070 B.C.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .014 x .010

Accession Number

11.2627

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals