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Taweret amulet
664 BCE-332 BCE

Medium
faience
Measurements
5.7 × 1.3 × 1.8 cm
Place/s of Execution
Egypt
Accession Number
1996.467
Department
Antiquities
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of Mr P. Chaldjian, 1996
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Standing figure of a hippopotamus with left leg advanced, modelled in brownish green faience, with a suspension loop on the head.