Ancient Egyptian Bronze Bes on Papyrus Frond

13406. Ancient Egyptian Bronze Bes on Papyrus Frond

Late Period Circa 715 to 525 BC

Possibly a finial, the bandy legged god of childbirth and households stands atop the front with one hand raise. Fine detailed casting.
Size: 7 inches Height.
Provenance: Collection of Bernard A. Edison, St. Louis, Missouri. With a Sotheby’s sticker on back, Lot 137, July 1987.

$6,500


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