Bes as Amulet
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
ca. 1075-656 B.C.E.
Third Intermediate Period
1 × 9/16 × 5/16 in. (2.5 × 1.5 × 0.8 cm) (show scale)
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Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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Egyptian. Bes as Amulet, ca. 1075-656 B.C.E. Faience, 1 × 9/16 × 5/16 in. (2.5 × 1.5 × 0.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 08.480.98. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.08.480.98_view01.jpg)
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Small blue-green faience figure of Bes as amulet. Design repeated on opposite side. Feather headdress, oblong base. Pierced horizontally through headdress.
Condition: Intact. Glaze worn. Coarse workmanship.
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