Head of Bes Amulet
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
ca. 760-656 B.C.E.
Third Intermediate Period
1 5/8 × 1 1/8 × 7/16 in. (4.1 × 2.9 × 1.1 cm) (show scale)
Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
Pale green glazed faience amulet in the form of the Head of Bes wearing the feather crown. Pierced twice, plinth on back.
Condition: Mouth chipped, glaze slightly worn, otherwise good.
This item is not on view
Head of Bes Amulet, ca. 760-656 B.C.E. Faience, 1 5/8 × 1 1/8 × 7/16 in. (4.1 × 2.9 × 1.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 05.344. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.05.344_view01.jpg)
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