Composite Deity Amulet
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
Late Period to Ptolemaic Period
1 1/8 x 3/8 x 13/16 in. (2.9 x 1 x 2 cm) (show scale)
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Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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Composite Deity Amulet, 664-31 B.C.E. Faience, 1 1/8 x 3/8 x 13/16 in. (2.9 x 1 x 2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 08.480.103. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.08.480.103_view4.jpg)
. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2016
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Small pale green faience figure of a composite deity standing on oblong base, body of the dwarf Ptah-Pataikos with ram's head surmounted by sun disk. Falcon's wings from shoulders of figure to back of base. Loop on back of disk. Spaces between legs and under wings, open.
Condition: Glaze worn. Back of base chipped.
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