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Pataikos amulet

Tiny Pataikos pierced from side.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal Termple B 500. 1916: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian,

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 1.5cm (9/16in.)

Accession Number

16-3-2A

Medium or Technique

Faience green glaze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets