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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, Dynasty 18 (about 1550–1295 BCE)

Artist:

Egyptian

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Arts of Africa

Culture

Ancient Egyptian

Title

Amulet of the Goddess Tawaret (Thoeris)

Origin

Egypt

Date

1550 BCE–1295 BCE

Medium

Faience

Dimensions

2.5 × 1.6 × 0.3 cm (1 × 5/8 × 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

The Art Institute of Chicago

Reference Number

X28

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