Bes

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, E. of G 7120

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 1.6 x 2.3 x 0.4 cm (5/8 x 7/8 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2900

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Lower part of Bes amulet.

Provenance

From Giza. In street E. of 7120. December 1924: 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