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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

Comparandum: Petrie, WM Flinders ; Amulets (Warminster, 1972) p.38, no.176, pls.46-47

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