Bes figurine

Figurine

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York 00.4.33

Provenance

Description

Dimensions Width 4.3cm, Height 7.9cm, Depth 2.6cm

Material(s) faience, paste inlay

Blue glaze Bes figurine with inlaid red paste in the navel. Left foot broken.

Jadwiga Iwaszczuk

History

Found during the excavations performed by David Randall-MacIver and Arthur C. Mace for the Egypt Exploration Found in the season 1899-1900 and transferred to the Metropolitan Museum for its contribution to the excavations in 1900.

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