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Bes

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Figure of Bes, feet and left arm damaged.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7142. 1926: 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 Period, 760–332 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Height: 3.5 cm (1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

26-3-221

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets