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Bes? amulet

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Very crude figure of a deity: Bes(?).

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, in radim on top of mastaba G 7754. 1929 : excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 1.8 x 0.8 cm (11/16 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.2763

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets