Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj)

Egyptian
Late Period
664–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7000 SE 74

Dimensions

Overall: 4.2 x 1.3 x 1.8 cm (1 5/8 x 1/2 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.2320

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj), green glaze, pierced.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7000 SE 74. 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