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Rectangular plaque with Taweret bearing the name Amenhotep
  • CollectionCollection Egypt
  • Research projectsGlypcol
  • Inventory numberE.06215
  • Object nameStamp seal
  • TitleRectangular plaque with Taweret bearing the name Amenhotep
  • CultureEgyptian
  • GeographyPlace of production: Egypt (Africa > North Africa)
    Place of discovery: Unknown
  • Dateca. -1550 / -1295
  • Period18th dynasty (Egypt > New Kingdom)
  • MaterialSteatite (mineral) (Stone > Mineral)
  • TechniqueGlaze (Ceramics (techniques) > Decoration and finishing)
  • DimensionsHeight: 1,6 cm, Width: 1,2 cm, Depth: 0,6 cm
  • OwnerMusées royaux d'art et d'histoire/Koninklijke Musea voor Kunst en Geschiedenis
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This seal amulet is decorated on both sides. Its back shows the hippopotamus goddess Taweret and on the base the name Amenhotep is engraved (see also E.4864).