Made of green glazed faience, this amuet represents the protective god Pataikos. The god is pictured as a winged, round-bellied, nude dwarf wearing a tall, feathered headdress adorned with ram's horns. On the reverse is a winged, lion-headed goddess crowned with a disc and uraeus.
From El-Kurru, pyramid 53 (tomb of queen Tabiry). 1919: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan. (Accession date: January 1, 1924)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition