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Ancient Art

Taweret

1500–30 B.C.

Glazed faience

H. 11.4 cm. 4 1/2 in.
Anonymous gift
1937.147
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Egyptian
Period: 
New Kingdom/ Late Period
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Andre Bircher, Cairo, 1920.

Bibliography: 

Gerry D. Scott, III, Ancient Egyptian Art at Yale, 1st (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1986), 152, no. 86B, ill.

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