Amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Ave. 3, black debris

Dimensions

Overall: 1.9 cm (3/4 in.)

Accession Number

25.2986

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Small nude Bes amulet, wearing plumed head dress, pilaster at back, pierced, blue glaze.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Ave. 3, black debris. 19 : excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition