Head of Bes
Late or Greco-Roman Period
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7810 Chapel
Height: 6.2 cm (2 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Faience, blue-green glaze. Head of Bes, flat back. Transverse hole through headdress. Rubbed in parts.
From Giza, G 7810 Chapel. Jan. 24, 1925: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt (accessioned 1927).
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition