Head of Bes

Egyptian
Roman Imperial Period
30 B.C.–A.D 364


Findspot: Egypt, San el-Hagar

Dimensions

Overall: 19.8 x 16.8 cm (7 13/16 x 6 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

86.904

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Provenance

From San el-Hagar. 1884: excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the EEF in the division of finds by the Egyptian government; voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting; sent over

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription