Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj)
Napatan Period, reign of Taharqa
Object Place: Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, Pyramid 1
Overall: 1.8cm (11/16in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Gold; fine work; perfect condition; ring on top; incised details.
From Nuri, pyramid 1 (tomb of Taharqa). 1917: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.
(Accession Date: March 1, 1920)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition