Papyrus column (wadj) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, from pit G 7777 W, in filling

Dimensions

Height x width x thickness: 4 x 1.3 x 1 cm (1 9/16 x 1/2 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

28.1430

Medium or Technique

Glazed faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj).

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, from pit G 7777 W, in filling. 1928 : 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