Bes

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. E of G 7050 in debris

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

26-2-85

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Amulet of Bes

Provenance

From Giza, St. E of G 7050 in debris. 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