Two amulets of a papyrus column (wadj)

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, South of Mastaba 7520, in fill

Dimensions

Overall: 0.8 x 3.4 cm (5/16 x 1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1784

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Two amulets of a papyrus column (wadj), slightly varied in size, green.

Provenance

From Giza, Egypt, south of mastaba 7520 in fill, 1927 : 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