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Statuette of Taweret

Period:
First Persian Period–Late Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 27–30
Date:
525–332 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt
Medium:
Faience
Dimensions:
H. 11.3 cm (4 7/16 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1944
Accession Number:
44.4.20
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 130
J. Pierpont Morgan Collection, acquired by him from Maurice Nahman, Cairo, before 1913. Acquired by the Museum from the Estate of J. P. Morgan, 1944.

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