Amulet of double Bes figure

Egyptian
New Kingdom to Late Dynastic Period
1550–343 B.C.


Dimensions

Height x width: 3.4 x 1.5 cm (1 5/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

12.633

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Stone; fine-grained; purple-gray in color; double Bes figure with incised details; the Bes face carved on both front and back; good condition.

Provenance

Gift of the Estate of Professor Henry Williamson Haynes, through Miss Sarah H. Blanchard

Credit Line

Gift from the Estate of Professor Henry Williamson Haynes