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Title:

Copper alloy furniture fitting

Category:

figure

Name:

bust

Date:

1 220

Period:

Roman period

Description:

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

Production
Place (legacy):

Egypt, production, country

Find Spot:

Tanis (perhaps)

Technique:

cast (process)

Material:

copper alloy

Dimension:

length, 7.2, cm

Acquisition:

given; 1853; Cheales, A.B. (Revd)

Documentation:

Ashton, S.A.. 2004. Roman Egyptomania.London: Golden House Publicationsp. 100 & 101

Accession:

Object Number: E.3.1853
(Antiquities)
(record id: 49044; input: 2003-03-25; modified: 2012-01-10)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/49044





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