Amulets 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: 0.5 x 0.4 x 2.5 cm (3/16 x 3/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

29.2359

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Two papyrus column (wadj) amulets, 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