Lot 679: Egyptian Gold Bes Amulet
December 7, 2016
Harwich, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: Late Period, 664-332 BC. A gold foil pendant plaque with scrolled loop, repoussé facing bust of Bes, bearded and with feathered headdress. See Andrews, C. Amulets of Ancient Egypt, London, 1994 p.39-40 for discussion. 0.28 grams, 13mm (1/2"). Property of a London gentleman; acquired in the late 1970s to 1980s.
Condition Report: Fine condition.