Amulet of Bes

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


Dimensions

Height: 3.5 cm (1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

83.329

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Deep greenish blue, with strong glaze. Seated figure of Bes. Chip broken off of right hand side of base.

Credit Line

Gift of James William Paige