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Taweret

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Blue faience. Standing figure of Taweret.

Provenance

From Giza. Pit 7430 C tomb chamber fill. 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, 760–332 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Height: 4 cm (1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2167

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets