Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Ave. 4, Roman debris and sebakh siftings
Overall: 2.9 x 1.9 cm (1 1/8 x 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Small crude Bes amulet. Blue glaze. Touched up with red. Medium hard fine light gray paste.
From Egypt, Giza, Ave. 4, Roman debris and sebakh siftings. 1926: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition