Amulet of Bes?

Egyptian
Late Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Other: 1.3 cm (1/2 in.)

Accession Number

27.1087

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Faience, blue glaze discolored brown. Very rudimentary.

Provenance

From Giza: G 7811 Chapel. [Excav. date] January 24, 1925. Photo B 5799. 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