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Upper part of a papyrus column (wadj)

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, In debris of St. G 7300

Dimensions

Overall: 3.4 x 3.7 cm (1 5/16 x 1 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1670

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Fragment of a papyrus column (wadj), possibly a mirror handle. Broken at both ends. Color blue, paste gray white.

Provenance

From Egypt. Giza; In debris of St. G 7300. 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