ANCIENT EGYPTIAN FAIENCE AMULET OF TAWERET, 664-332 BC
ANCIENT EGYPTIAN FAIENCE AMULET OF TAWERET, 664-332 BC
ANCIENT EGYPTIAN FAIENCE AMULET OF TAWERET, 664-332 BC

ANCIENT EGYPTIAN FAIENCE AMULET OF TAWERET, 664-332 BC

FNS6750

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Late Period. Just under ½” height with a dark blue glaze and suspension hole. Taweret, a bipedal hippopotamus, was a protective Egyptian goddess of childbirth and fertility. Taweret figures have been found in many ancient Egyptian houses, likely due to her protective nature.