Wadj column amulets

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7756 in debris of room I

Dimensions

Overall: 5 x 2.2 cm (1 15/16 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

29.2826

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Two pierced papyrus column amulets: faded blue-green faience. One is broken.

Provenance

From Giza, pit G 7765 in radim of room I. 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