Amulet of Bes

Egyptian
New Kingdom


Dimensions

Other: 2 cm (13/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.873

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Faience, blue glazed. No headdress.

Provenance

From Semna: H 215. [Excav. date] March 27, 1924. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition