Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj)

Egyptian
New Kingdom or later


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, 7500

Dimensions

Overall: 2 cm (13/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2440

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj).

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, 7500. 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