Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj)

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. 7600, East of G 7650

Dimensions

Width x thickness x length: 0.6 x 0.5 x 3.2 cm (1/4 x 3/16 x 1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

29.2409

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Papyrus column (wadj) amulet. Top broken, blue green glaze.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St. 7600, East of G 7650. March 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