Medium: Limestone, pigment
Dates:200 B.C.E.-200 C.E.
Dimensions: 6 1/8 × 3 3/4 × 1/2 in. (15.6 × 9.5 × 1.3 cm)
Accession Number: 16.142
Catalogue Description: Small limestone stela with figure of Bes as a Warrior in high relief. No inscription. Bes is shown in the conventional pose of a warrior with his right arm aloft presumably grasping a sword. His is nude and wears a headdress probably modeled after the feather headdress. Condition: Base of stela badly chipped and feet of figure are missing. Otherwise good. Considerable traces of red pigment remain on body.