Large Egyptian Faience Blue Glazed Amulet of Taurt
C. 713-332 BC – Late period
A large vibrant blue glazed faience amulet of the goddess of pregnancy, Taurt with incised detail and suspension loop above head.
Meaning: “The great one.”
Intact with some light earthy surface deposits, strong vibrant colour and nice detail.
Ref: Amulets by W. M. Flinders Petrie. Similar examples to Plate XL.
Provenance: Ex M. S. C. Collection.
Size: 50mm height