Bes (?)

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, From debris on top of Mastaba G 7330

Dimensions

Overall: 0.9 x 2 x 1 cm

Accession Number

27.1612

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Small statuette; blue, head missing. Probably Bes.

Provenance

From Giza, from radim on top of Mastaba G 7330. 1927: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition