Bes, Blue Glazed Relief

Illustration

Ibolya Horvath
by The Trustees of the British Museum
published on 07 November 2016

Upper part of a hollow blue glazed composition relief in the form of Bes, god of childbirth, fertility, sexuality, humor, and war, who served primarily as a protector god of pregnant women and children.

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