Papyrus column (wadj) amulet

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, heap of debris beside G 7525 Y

Dimensions

Length: 2.2 cm (7/8 in.)

Accession Number

25.2731

Medium or Technique

Serpentine

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj).

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, heap of debris beside G 7525 Y. 1925: 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