Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj)

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. G 7700

Dimensions

Width x length: 0.6 x 2.2 cm (1/4 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

31.1837

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj), faded blue-green glaze.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St. G 7700. December 1931: 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