Egyptian. <em>Bes as Amulet</em>, 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)

Bes as Amulet

Artist:Egyptian

Medium: Faience

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1075-656 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 1 × 9/16 × 5/16 in. (2.5 × 1.5 × 0.8 cm)

Collections:

Accession Number: 08.480.98

Image: CUR.08.480.98_view01.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
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.

Brooklyn Museum