Amulet of Bes

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


Findspot: Nubia(Sudan), Meroe, W630

Dimensions

Height: 7.3 cm (2 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

23.758

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Faience. Blue glaze with black markings.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition