Bes statuette

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. G 7300, in fill

Dimensions

Height x width: 1.2 x 1 cm (1/2 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

27.1851

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Small rudely made statuette of Bes. Green. Crown broken off. Tan paste.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St. G 7300, in fill. 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