Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj)

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St G 7700 E of mastabe G 7760

Dimensions

Overall: 2 cm (13/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.2815

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj), crudely made.

Provenance

From Giza: St G 7700 E of mastabe G 7760 . 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