Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj)

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. G 7700 E of mastaba 7760 in debris

Dimensions

Overall: 2.3 cm (7/8 in.)

Accession Number

30-1-67

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj), green.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St. G 7700 E of mastaba 7760 in debris. 1930 : 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