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Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj)

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Other: 2.3 cm (7/8 in.)

Accession Number

29.1450

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj).

Provenance

From Giza: G 7540T, Room I [Excav. date] March, 1929. 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