An Egyptian Large Blue Green Faience Amulet of Pataek
Date- 715 – 30 B.C. (Late Period)
Measurements: H. 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm.)
Provenance- Ex Charles Pankow collection, San Francisco; Ex Sotheby’s Antiquities auction, The Charles Pankow Collection of Egyptian Art, New York, December 6 2004, no. 156.
cf. C. Andres, Amulets of Ancient Egypt, figs 34-35, Schoske and Wildung, Gott and Gotter im Alten Agypten, no. 120a, pp. 236-237
Standing on the backs of two crocodiles, holding objects in his hands, and wearing a close fitting cap surmounted by a scarab, Isis and Nephthys flanking him, falcons standing on his shoulders, winged Isis on the back.
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