It has a combination of incised details and an almost abstract, sculptural quality to describe the nature of the deity. The exposed tongue, a feature of most Bes statues, hints at his provocative nature.
Conceived to be a wild, yet jolly deity, he would drive away the evil spirits or bad energy from the household. Especially associated with childbirth, little people were often employed to take on his persona dressed in full regalia and banging a tambourine during the moment of birth. We invite you to explore our online store, where you will discover a wide range of meticulously crafted replicas that pay homage to Egypt's cultural heritage.From awe-inspiring statues and intricately designed jewelry to beautifully crafted furniture and captivating artifacts, our collection offers an immersive journey into the world of ancient Egypt.