A dark green faience composite amulet of Ptah Seker with crown remaining. Ptah god of the dynastic race at Memphis, united with Seker of Saqqareh, the primitive god of the dead, or of silence, like Mertseker, lover of the silence.
Egypt, C. 1st Millennium BC.
Condition: Repair at the foot.
Size: 41mm without stand.
Provenance: Ex. Private Collection, Germany, acquired in 2013. Collection number recorded on the reverse.
Ref: Identical parallel in 'Amulets' by Flinders Petrie, Plate 176 (g)