Bronze statue of Taweret, Egypt, 1500-501 BCE

Made:
1500-501 BCE in Egypt
maker:
Unknown

Bronze figurine of Taurt as a pregnant hippopotamus, Egyptian, 1500BC-501BC

Details

Category:
Classical & Medieval Medicine
Object Number:
A634899
Materials:
bronze (copper, tin alloy), marble
type:
statue
credit:
Sotheby's

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