Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj)

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7220, Ave. G 2

Dimensions

Overall: 2.6 x 1.5 x 0.9 cm (1 x 9/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.2834

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

wadj amulet

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 7220, Avenue G 2. December 1924: 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