An Egyptian blue composition amulet of Bes, 1st Millennium B.C.

An Egyptian blue composition amulet of Bes, 1st Millennium B.C.

Code: 1006

£90.00
 

Description: A blue glazed flat-backed composition amulet of Bes, with pointed ears, pot belly and hands on knees, with some reddish encrustation on the front, a chip to the top of the head and some minor wear, otherwise condition good.

Size: 18 mm/0.65 in. high

Culture: Egyptian

Date: Late Dynastic Period, after 1000 B.C.