University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: E387
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Egypt
Period: Third Intermediate Period
Twenty-Second Dynasty
Date Made: 945 - 712 B.C.E.
Early Date: -946
Late Date: -711
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Steatite
Iconography:Bes
Baboon
Credit Line:Purchased from William Flinders Petrie, 1890
Other NumberES 387 - Original Number

Description

The bottom is decorated with an image of Bes flanked by two worshipping babbons (Cynocephali as new sun?). Yellowish glazed faience. [Impression made 2013, located B42-28-F-6]


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