Amulet fragment of papyrus column (wadj)

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street 7000

Dimensions

Overall: 2.3 x 0.6 cm (7/8 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-23

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Fragment of amulet of a papyrus column (wadj), blue glaze, soft white paste

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street 7000. 1926 : excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition