Taweret Amulet



Accession Number
EC907
Current Location
House of Life (first floor), Faience case
Object Type
Jewellery, Amulet
Material
Faience
Provenance
Egypt
Measurements
Height: 12mm | width: 7mm
Number of Elements
1
Divine Name
Taweret

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Description

A faience Taweret amulet. Taweret protected women in childbirth and took the form of a hippopotamus with a crocodile tail down her back.