Culture: Egyptian
Period: Late Period, ca. 664-332 B.C.
Material: Faience
Dimensions: 3.2 cm high
Price: Sold
Ref: 1002
Provenance: Private collection Vienna.
Condition: Intact
Description: Faience amulet of the dwarfish demotic god Patek, or in Greek “Pataikos”. The amulet has apotropaic functions and is worked out on both sides. On its head a scarab. On the side of the neck a hole for suspension. In this form very rare.