Amulet of Pataikos
Third Intermediate Period to Greco-Roman Period
Findspot: Egypt, Giza
Height: 5.9 cm (2 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Faience. Blue glaze. Standing figure of Pataikos in form of Cippus of Horus, with serpent in mouth, scarab on head. Under base incised lion and crocodile seal.
From Giza. May 1928: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition