Bes, Blue Glazed Relief

Illustration

Ibolya Horvath
by The Trustees of the British Museum
published on 07 November 2016
Bes, Blue Glazed Relief

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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Museum, T. T. O. T. B. (2016, November 07). Bes, Blue Glazed Relief. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/6012/

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Museum, The T. O. T. B. "Bes, Blue Glazed Relief." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified November 07, 2016. https://www.ancient.eu/image/6012/.

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Museum, The T. O. T. B. "Bes, Blue Glazed Relief." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 07 Nov 2016. Web. 23 May 2019.

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