Amulet of Bes

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Accession Number

RES.62.109

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Figure of standing Bes wearing feathered headdress. No glaze.

Provenance

Bequest of Mrs. Godfrey Peckitt. 1962: Accepted by the MFA; 1969: Arrived at the MFA.

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Godfrey Peckitt