Amulet of papyrus column (wadj)

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7700

Dimensions

Overall: 2.3 cm (7/8 in.)

Accession Number

29.2475

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj), greenish-gray.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 7700. 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