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Taweret amulet

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Faience standing figure of Taweret. Complete with suspension ring on top of the head, green, well made, pilaster on back has lines.

Provenance

From Giza, in debris on top of mastaba G 7775. 1928 : excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 5.7 x 1.7 x 1.7 cm (2 1/4 x 11/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1434

Medium or Technique

Glazed Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets