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Amulet of Bes

Egyptian


Object Place: Roman

Dimensions

Overall: 3.1 cm (1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

05.278

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Bes figure, lines incised, degraded.

Provenance

From Oxyrhynchus. Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Fund.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription