Wadj amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris of pit G 7750 x

Dimensions

Overall: 4.2 x 1 x 0.6 cm (1 5/8 x 3/8 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

29.2555

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Wadj, papyrus column amulet.

Provenance

From Giza, debris of pit G 7750x. 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