Amulet of Bes in a shrine

Egyptian
Greco-Roman Period
31 B.C.–A.D. 395


Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 4 x 3.2 x .7 cm (1 9/16 x 1 1/4 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1995.710

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Provenance

By 1995: with Jerome Eisenberg, Royal-Athena Galleries, NY; 1995: given to the MFA by Dr. and Mrs. Eisenberg.
(Accession Date: September 20, 1995)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Jerome Eisenberg