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Amulet of the Goddess Taweret

A work made of lapis lazuli.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of lapis lazuli.

Date:

Second Intermediate Period–Early New Kingdom, Dynasty 15–18 (about 1650–1295 BCE)

Artist:

Egyptian

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Arts of Africa

Culture

Ancient Egyptian

Title

Amulet of the Goddess Taweret

Origin

Egypt

Date

1650 BCE–1295 BCE

Medium

Lapis lazuli

Dimensions

2.2 × 1 × 0.6 cm (7/8 × 3/8 × 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Henry H. Getty and Charles L. Hutchinson

Reference Number

1894.827

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