Pataikos Flanked by Goddesses Amulet
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
Late Period to Ptolemaic Period
1 × 7/8 × 9/16 in. (2.5 × 2.2 × 1.5 cm) (show scale)
Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father, Charles Edwin Wilbour
Small green faience figure of Ptah-Pataikos standing on two crocodiles. Scarab incised on head, hawk on each shoulder. Object (probably a snake) clasped in each hand. Behind Ptah is standing figure of Isis with outstretched wings and disk on head. A female figure, probably Isis and Nephthys at each end. Pierced horizontally behind figure of Isis.
Condition: Glaze badly worn. Poor workmanship. Head of right female figure chipped.
This item is not on view
Pataikos Flanked by Goddesses Amulet, 664-30 B.C.E. Faience, 1 × 7/8 × 9/16 in. (2.5 × 2.2 × 1.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father, Charles Edwin Wilbour, 16.398. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.16.398_view01.jpg)
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