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Copper alloy furniture fitting


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Title/s

Copper alloy furniture fitting

Category

figure

Name

bust

Description

female bust of the consort of Bes: the goddess Beset (or Besit)

Field Collection

Tanis (perhaps)

Dimensions

length 7.2 cm

Period

Roman period

Date

A.D. 1 — A.D. 220

Provenance

given: Cheales, A.B. (Revd) 1853 (Filtered for: Antiquities)

Documentation

  1. Ashton, S.A.
    (2004) Roman Egyptomania , London : Golden House Publications (2004) London: Golden House Publications [page: 100 & 101]

Material/s

copper alloy

Accession Number

E.3.1853 (Antiquities)
(Reference Number: 49044; Input Date: 2003-03-25 / Last Edit: 2011-07-12)

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