Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj)

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, From Roman Grave G 7100 SW V

Dimensions

Overall: 2.3 x 0.5 x 0.6 cm (7/8 x 3/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

27.1609

Medium or Technique

Glazed faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj), green.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, from Roman Grave G 7100 SW V. 1927 : excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition