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Papyrus column (wadj) ? amulet fragment

Egyptian


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

Dimensions

Overall: 1.5 x 0.4 cm (9/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2741

Medium or Technique

Quartz

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Opaque fragment of amulet of a papyrus column (wadj) ?.

Provenance

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