Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj)

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Tomb G 7000 SE1 in debris

Dimensions

Overall: 1 x 2.6 cm (3/8 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

27.1801

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj): blue, tan paste.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, tomb G 7000 SE1 in radim. 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