Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj)

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7753 z, debris of room 5

Dimensions

Overall: 2.2 cm (7/8 in.)

Accession Number

29.2801

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj), hard green stone.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, pit G 7753z, debris of room 5. 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