GREEN FAIENCE BES AMULET

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GREEN FAIENCE BES AMULET

Double-sided figure of Bes standing with bandy legs, arms resting on his knees, crown of plumes on his head, pierced for wearing

H. 4 cm. Mounted

Ptolemaic Period, 3rd-1st cent. BC

Cf. C. Andrews, Amulets of Ancient Egypt, London 1994, p. 40 fig. 37d

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