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Green glazed ceramic amulet of Taweret as a hippopotamus. Vague contours without detail. Large suspension hole in the back.

Details

  • ID
    EMC_CG_39383g
  • Department
    Egyptian Museum, Cairo
  • Classification
    Jewelry & adornment-Amulets and pendants
  • Findspot
    Giza
  • Material
    Glazed ceramic
  • Dimensions
    Average 26 mm
  • Credit Line
    Egyptian Museum, Cairo
  • Cairo Special Register number
    EMC_SR_3/8140
  • Period
    Ptolemaic Period
  • Object owned by
    Egyptian Museum, Cairo
  • Remarks
    RELATED MEDIA: EMC_CG_038001-039384_349LR.

Full Bibliography

  • Daressy, Georges. Catalogue general des antiquites egyptiennes du Musee du Caire. Nos. 38001-39384. Statues de divinites. 1906. 348. ; Maspero, Gaston. Catalogue, no. 2514.

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