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Amulet

Object Number:29-105-56
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Egyptian
Provenience: Israel
Beth Shean
Archaeology Area: CN II, 7, ClassD
Period: Early Iron
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Gold
Paste
Technique:Stamped
Iconography:Bes
Credit Line:Expedition to Beth Shean (Beisan); Clarence Fisher, 1921-1928
Other Number:860 - Field No SF

Description

Gold foil, interior filled with paste. Oblong with stamped figure of Bes; loop attachment on top.

Oren: “Amulet. Similar to 29-105-54, gold filled with paste.”

Bibliography:

[Book] Oren, Eliezer D. 1973. The Northern Cemetery of Beth Shan.. Leiden. E. J. Brill. pg. xx, 307 p. with illus., 3 fold. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Page 217, opposite Figure 41; Figure 77, no. 3View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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