Small Bottle in the Form of the God Bes
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
Ptolemaic Period (probably)
3 1/16 × 2 1/16 × 1 5/8 in. (7.8 × 5.2 × 4.2 cm) (show scale)
Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
Terracotta vessel in the form of the god Bes, squatting upon a circular base. The neck of the vessel rises from the top of his head.
Condition: Very worn and partly chipped surface.
This item is not on view
Small Bottle in the Form of the God Bes, 305-30 B.C.E. Terracotta, 3 1/16 × 2 1/16 × 1 5/8 in. (7.8 × 5.2 × 4.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.323E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.37.323E_view01.jpg)
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