Figure of Bes



Pottery figurine of the god Bes. Lower half lost. Find no. 26/474. From the North Suburb U37 8-11. CONDITION NOTE (1998): Worn, surface dirt. Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Society in 1926. Acquired by the EES in the division of finds. Donated to the East Anglia Egyptian Society by the EES in recognition of a contribution to the EES (excavation subscription). Donated to Norwich Castle Museum. Purchased from the collections of Norwich Castle Museum in 1956 by Liverpool City Museum (now World Museum).