- 22 Mart 2012
Egyptian Faience Pataikos Amulet, Late Period, ca. 715-330 BC Blue glazed faience representation of the minor Egyptian amuletic deity, pataikos. The Egyptian pataikos, a small human figure with bald human head or falcon's head, standing in a pose similar to the dwarf-god Bes, is identified with 'Ptah the dwarf'. Intact with suspension loop. Mounted. Ex Midwest Collection formed before 1967. L. 1 1/4" (3 cm).