Ring bezel with dancing Bes
New Kingdom, late Dynasty 18
Height x width: 2.2 x 2.1 cm (7/8 x 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This ring has a dancing Bes figure in relief on the bezel. It is in good condition.
By 1836: Robert Hay Collection, Linplum, Scotland; 1863: to his son, Robert James Alexander Hay; 1868-1872: Way Collection, Boston (purchased by Samuel A. Way through London dealers Rollin and Feuardent, 27 Haymarket); 1872: given to the MFA by Samuel's son, C. Granville Way.
Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way