This statuette of squatting god Bes is mold-made of light red clay. He is wearing an animal skin and his characteristic plumed headdress (mostly missing). The ankles & feet are missing. The figurine is hollow with a firing hole in the center of the back.
From Tanis (San el-Hagar). 1884: excavated by William Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; October 28, 1885: presented to the MFA at EEF general meeting. (Accession date: January 1, 1886)
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