<em>Inlay of Taweret</em>, 525-30 B.C.E. Glass, 1 9/16 x 9/16 x 1/8 in. (3.9 x 1.5 x 0.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.1151E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.1151E_view1.jpg)

Inlay of Taweret

Medium: Glass

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:525-30 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 1 9/16 x 9/16 x 1/8 in. (3.9 x 1.5 x 0.3 cm)


Accession Number: 37.1151E

Image: CUR.37.1151E_view1.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Glass inlay representing, in relief, the goddess Taweret. Taweret strides towards the left. She wears a tripartite wig. The plinth is small, and irregular in shape. The piece is made of a deep red opaque glass. Condition: Darkened on face and base; rear edges chipped; otherwise good.

Brooklyn Museum