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Amulet of the Goddess Tawaret (Thoeris)

A work made of faience.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of faience.

Date:

New Kingdom, Dynasties 18–20 (about 1550–1069 BCE)

Artist:

Egyptian

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Africa

Culture

Ancient Egyptian

Title

Amulet of the Goddess Tawaret (Thoeris)

Origin

Egypt

Date

1550 BCE–1069 BCE

Medium

Faience

Dimensions

2.5 × 1.3 × 0.3 cm (1 × 1/2 × 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

The Art Institute of Chicago

Reference Number

X27

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