Egyptian Faience Amulet of Bes

GBP 110.00

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Object Description

A fine fragmentary amulet of the Egyptian dwarf god Bes, modelled in red faience. Bes is portrayed in his typical squatting position with hands on his hips, prominent belly with deep navel, and wearing a headdress of f ostrich plumes.

Date: Circa 1550-1069 BC
Period: New Kingdom Period

Object Condition

Very fine, some earthly encrustations remain on the surface.

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Trent Park Equestrian Centre
Eastpole Farm House, Bramley Road
Oakwood, N14 4UW, United Kingdom

St James's Ancient Art
10 Charles II Street, Ground Floor
St James
London
SW1Y 4AA

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