Amulet of Bes
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. West, W671
Height: 3.7 cm (1 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Faience. Blue glaze. Openwork plaque. Bes holding two serpents and winged Isis with double crown. Back plain. Two suspension rings.
From Meroe, Beg. West, W671. March 6, 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