Amulet of Bes

Egyptian
New Kingdom to Late Period
1550–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. G 7000

Dimensions

Overall: 0.2 x 1.3 cm (1/16 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

24.2303

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, street G 7000. 1925: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition