Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj)

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Length: 2.9 cm (1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

27.966

Medium or Technique

Basalt

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj).

Provenance

From Giza: G 7525 Y [Excav. date] July 1925. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition