Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj)

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 26
664–525 B.C


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Other: 2.4 cm (15/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.1291

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj), gray stone. (29.1247-1292 form a set).

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 7652A, Room lV. 1929. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
[Excav. date] April 29,

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition