Papyrus column (wadj) amulet

Egyptian
Saitic


Findspot: Egypt, Mesheikh, Mes/2511

Dimensions

Other: 6.3 cm (2 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

12.1407

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

One papyrus column (wadj) amulet, pierced for suspension

Provenance

From Egypt, Mesheikh, Mes/2511. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition