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Bes amulet

Faience. Bes figure amulet blue glaze, discolored; pierced through ears of lion-mask.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Tell el Amarna, 1891-2 (Petrie)

Credit Line

Gift of University College, London

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, 1550–1295 B.C.

Accession Number

36.554

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Pendants