Z40.1 TYKHON OR AGATHOS DAIMON
Museum Collection: Antakya Museum,
Catalogue Number: Antakya 1026/a
Context: Antioch, House of the Evil Eye
Date: C2nd AD
Period: Imperial Roman
A good spirit (daimon agathos) or Tykhon (the personification of good fortune) is depicted opposite the Kakodaimon and his evil eye, representing the power of misfortune. The good spirit holds spits in his hands as a sign of good luck, and is shown with enlarged genitals.