Egyptian faience amulet of TaweretSKU: 00141
1070 - 700 BC
Very special and detailed Taweret.
Missing feet and the suspension ring is glued. But otherwise in excellent condition.
Egyptisch faience amulet van Taweret.
Taweret was the mothergoddes/goddes of protection at birth and the first nursing period. Therefore she was depicted as a pregnant hippo, an animal that is know for its care of her offspring.
Registered and insured shipping. In a pedestal.
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Ex. Private London collection dating back to 1987.
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