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Faience amulet of Taweret

Period:
Late Dynastic–Hellenistic
Date:
664–30 B.C.
Culture:
Egyptian
Medium:
Clay, glazed
Dimensions:
H.: 1 15/16 in. (5 cm)
Classification:
Gold and Silver
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.4485
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Amulet, Thueris.
From Cyprus

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 4485, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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