<em>Inlay in Form of Standing Tawaret</em>, 525–30 B.C.E. Glass, 1 9/16 x 5/8 x 1/8 in. (4 x 1.6 x 0.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.1281E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.1281E_view1.jpg)

Inlay in Form of Standing Tawaret

Medium: Glass

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:525–30 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 1 9/16 x 5/8 x 1/8 in. (4 x 1.6 x 0.3 cm)


Accession Number: 37.1281E

Image: CUR.37.1281E_view1.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Glass inlay representing, in relief, the god Taweret. Taweret is shown striding right upon a plinth. She wears a lappet wig, and has pendant breasts. The body, and lower part of the lappets are made of a translucent deep blue glass. The rest of the wig, and the head are made of a pale green opaque glass. Condition: Pitted and incrusted on legs and mouth; otherwise good.

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