Bes amulet

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), S588

Accession Number

24.2056

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Bes figure, dark blue faience.

Provenance

From Semna S-588. 1924:excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition