Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj)

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7600, E of G 7660

Dimensions

Overall: 1 x 2.7 x 1.8 cm (3/8 x 1 1/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.2498

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj).

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 7600, E of G 7660. 1929 : 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