Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj)

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7400 E of mastaba G 7450 W of G 7530 in debris

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

27.1920

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj) fragment of upper part broken, green, tan paste.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 7400 E of mastaba G 7450 W of G 7530 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