Large Egyptian Faience Blue Glazed Amulet of Taurt

Item Description

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



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