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Bes statuette

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. G 7300 Eo Mast. G 7350, Wo G 7450, in debris

Dimensions

Overall: 1.5 x 0.8 x 0.5 cm (9/16 x 5/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1915

Medium or Technique

Glazed faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Small statuette of Bes: color is faded blue(?), light tan paste, face broken off and missing.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St. G 7300 E of mastaba G 7350, W of G 7450 in radim. 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