Amulet of Pataikos

Egyptian
Third Intermediate Period, Dynasty 21 to Greco-R
Roman Imperial, 1070 B.C.–A.D. 364


Dimensions

Height x width: 4.7 x 2.6 cm (1 7/8 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

12.627

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Faience; olive-gray glaze, much worn; standing figure of Pataikos (dwarf) with ring at back of neck for suspension; crude modeling; legs broken off at knees and missing.

Provenance

Gift of the Estate of Professor Henry Williamson Haynes, through Miss Sarah H. Blanchard

Credit Line

Gift from the Estate of Professor Henry Williamson Haynes