Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Head of a Bes-image

Period:
Late Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 26–30
Date:
ca. 712–343 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Memphite Region, Memphis (Mit Rahina)
Medium:
Faience
Dimensions:
h. 2.1 cm (13/16 in)
Credit Line:
Gift of The Egyptian Research Account and British School of Archaeology in Egypt, 1908
Accession Number:
08.205.14b
Not on view
Excavated by the British School of Archaeology with funds from the Egyptian Research Account in Egypt. Received the by BSAE and the ERA from the Egyptian government in the division of finds. Allotted to the Museum through subscription, 1908.

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