Amulet of Bes

Egyptian
New Kingdom to Late Dynastic Period
1550–343 B.C.


Dimensions

Height: 5.5 cm (2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

02.557

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Dark green glaze; openwork figure of standing Bes bored horizontally; encrusted with brown.

Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of Mrs. Samuel D. Warren