Amulet of Bes
New Kingdom to Late Dynastic Period
Findspot: Nubia(Sudan), Meroe, W609, No. 14
Height: 6.1 cm (2 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Soapstone. Figure carved on both sides. Worn.
From Meroe: W 609, No.14 [Excav. date] March 9, 1923. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition