Egyptian Synchretistic Faience Amulet of Patek (Ptaichos)

protector of children with baboons on his shoulders



Late Period, Dynasties XXVI-XXX, ca. 664-332 BC


Height: 7 cm.     (2 3/4 in.)


ex: private American collection, 1975


Published:  Antiquarium Ltd.; Ancient Treasures IX (New York, 2011) p.10


cf:  Sotheby's; Classical, Western Asiatic & Egyptian Antiquities (New York, 05.19.1979) no.341




To play, press and hold the enter key. To stop, release the enter key.

press to zoom
press to zoom
press to zoom