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Amulet of the God Bes

A work made of faience.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of faience.

Date:

Third Intermediate Period (about 1069–664 BCE)

Artist:

Egyptian

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Africa

Culture

Ancient Egyptian

Title

Amulet of the God Bes

Origin

Egypt

Date

1069 BCE–664 BCE

Medium

Faience

Dimensions

3.8 × 1.6 × 1 cm (1 1/2 × 5/8 × 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Frank Hibbard

Reference Number

1962.614

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