Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Bes head disk with scene of Isis and Horus in marsh on reverse

Period:
First Persian Period–Late Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 27–30
Date:
525–332 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt
Medium:
Steatite
Dimensions:
H. 8.7 cm (3 7/16 in.)
Credit Line:
Gift of Albert Gallatin, 1942
Accession Number:
42.5.19
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 130
Given to the Museum by Albert Gallatin, New York, 1942.

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