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Amulet of Pataikos

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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

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

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets