Bronze figure of Taweret as a pregnant hippopotamus, 1500BC-501BC.
4 0 c m
 
33cm
actual image size: 25cm x 32cm

Bronze figure of Taweret as a pregnant hippopotamus, 1500BC-501BC.

© Science Museum / Science & Society Picture Library

Description

Taweret, also known as Theoris, the hippo goddess gave birth to the world and is specially evoked for the protection of pregnant women.
 

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10328954
 

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