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A small faience amulet of the Egyptian goddess Taweret likely dating to the Late Period. She takes the form of a hippopotamus with a crocodile’s tail, lion’s paws, and human breasts. Taweret was particularly associated with the protection of women during pregnancy and childbirth.
Accession Number: E.9002
Photography and Model Credit: Charlotte Sargent