Amulet of Pataikos
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
1 5/16 × 5/8 × 7/16 in. (3.3 × 1.6 × 1.1 cm) (show scale)
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Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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Amulet of Pataikos, 664-332 B.C.E. Faience, 1 5/16 × 5/8 × 7/16 in. (3.3 × 1.6 × 1.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.990E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.37.990E_view01.jpg)
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Light olive green glazed faience figure of Pataikos. The nude dwarf-like god has a tight cap-like hairdo. There is a four-ribbed eyelet behind the head.
Condition: Dark discoloration in hollows, and on stomach. Outer part of lower left arm and left hand missing.
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