Amulet of Bes

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia

Dimensions

Other: 3.7 x 1.8 cm (1 7/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.786

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Dark blue glazed faience. Standing figure. Transverse stringing hole through neck. Workman B.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition