TITLE: Amulet of dwarf Pateco
CULTURE: Ancient Egypt
PERIOD: Late Period, 664 - 323 BC
DIMENSIONS: Height 7.3 cm
PROVENANCE: Private collection Joseph Klein, formed in New York between 1940 and 1980.
It is a very popular Egyptian amulet. The Patecos were helpers of the artisan god Ptah. Its main function is to protect and defend its owner from all harm. The dwarf's appearance is rough: he is naked, he has a big belly and his head is shaved.
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- Égypte ancienne
- Nombre d’objets
- Dieu Pateco. 7,3 cm H. - Grande amulette. Ex. Bonhams
- Siècle/ Période
- Late Period, 664 - 323 BC
- Bon état, voir la photo