Bes statuette fragment

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St G 7300, between Mast G 7350 & G 7450, debris

Dimensions

Thickness x Height x width: 1.3 x 2 x 1.9 cm

Accession Number

27.1823

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Foot end of a small statuette of Bes. Blue glaze, light tan paste.

Provenance

From Giza, in Street G 7300, between Mastabas G 7350 and 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