Amulet of Pataikos
Napatan Period, reign of Taharqa–Senkamanisken
Findspot: Nubia(Sudan), Meroe, W846
Height: 4.9 cm (1 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This amulet is made of faience with a blue glaze. Almost no glaze remaining. It is a standing figure with winged Sekhmet at back.
From Meroe, W846 [Excav. date] March, 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition