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Egyptian green faience amulet of Pataikos Egyptian green faience amulet of Pataikos
EGYPTIAN GREEN FAIENCE AMULET OF PATAIKOS

Standing on two crocodiles, holding snakes, the head commanded by a scarab. In the back a winged goddess wearing a solar disc, and on sides the goddesses Isis and Nephtys stand. Choice.

Late Period, 664-30 BC

H. 2 3/8 in. (6.1 cm.)

Ex collection of John Cherones, New York, 1970s.

Cf. C. Andrews, Amulets of Ancient Egypt, London, on 1994, p. 38; J.P. Corteggiani, Ancient Egypt and Their Gods, Paris, 2007, p. 436. S. Schoske and D. Wildung, Gott und Götter im Alten Ägypten, catalogue of exhibition, Mainz, on 1992, pp. 236-237, no. 120a.

BPP1303
$7,500


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