Amulet of Bes
Late Period, Dynasty 26
Other: 2.4 x 1.8 cm (15/16 x 11/16 in.)
Not On View
Dull green, glaze worn off; hole in upper part. 87.614-87.624 a set
From the Ancient town, near Tell Dafana (Daphnae). 1886: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; presented to the MFA at EEF fifth annual general meeting; sent over June 1, 1887.
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription