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Amulet of the God Bes

A work made of faience.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of faience.

Date:

Third Intermediate Period, Dynasties 21–25 (about 1069–656 BCE)

Artist:

Egyptian

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Ancient and Byzantine Art

Culture

Ancient Egyptian

Title

Amulet of the God Bes

Origin

Egypt

Date

1069 BC–656 BC

Medium

Faience

Dimensions

2.7 × 1.9 × 0.6 cm (1 1/16 × 3/4 × 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

The Art Institute of Chicago

Reference Number

X25

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