Lamp with figures of Bes and Harpokrates

Egyptian
Hellenistic Period (Ptolemaic dynasty)–Roman Imp
332 B.C.–A.D. 337


Accession Number

RES.62.60

Medium or Technique

Terracotta, mold-made

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Lighting devices

Lamp with figures of Bes and Harpokrates in delicate relief.

Provenance

Bequest of Mrs. Godfrey Peckitt. 1962: Accepted by the MFA; 1969: Arrived at the MFA.
(Accession Date: January 1, 1962)

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Godfrey Peckitt