Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj)

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, In debris on mastaba G 7430

Dimensions

Overall: 0.6 x 3 cm (1/4 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1756

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj), faded green.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, in radim on mastaba G 7430. 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