Bes

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7142

Dimensions

Height: 3.5 cm (1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

26-3-221

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Figure of Bes, feet and left arm damaged.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7142. 1926: 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