Amulet of Taweret



Accession Number
EC904
Current Location
House of Death (ground floor), Amulets case
Object Type
Jewellery, Amulet
Material
Faience
Provenance
Egypt
Measurements
Height: 21mm | Width: 7mm | Depth: 8mm
Number of Elements
1
Divine Name
Taweret

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Description

A seated faience Taweret amulet with a back pillar. The hippopotamus demon Taweret protected women in childbirth.