Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Bes Plaque

Period:
Late Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 26–30
Date:
664–332 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Asasif, Tomb MMA 825, MMA excavations, 1929–30
Medium:
Blue faience
Dimensions:
L. 1.3 cm (1/2 in.); W. 1 cm (3/8 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1931
Accession Number:
31.3.113c
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 130
Museum excavations, various years. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds, 1931.

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