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Amulet of Bes ?

This is a crudely made amulet, possibly of Bes. It is bored sideways through the head.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza: Street G 7200, debris E of mastaba G 7210-7220: G 7220. December 25, 1924: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Late Egyptian,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Accession Number

27.1075

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets