Bes amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, East of 7152

Dimensions

Overall: 1.5 x 2.2 cm (9/16 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-973

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Bes, upper frament cf. 26-1-732; blue glaze

Provenance

Giza, East of 7152; January 1926: 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