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Papyrus column (wadj) amulet

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. G 7500 S. betw G 7670 & G 7560

Dimensions

Overall: 2.3 x 0.5 x 0.5 cm (7/8 x 3/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.2321

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj).

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7500 South between G 7670 and G 7560. 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