Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj)

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, In debris on top of Mastaba G 7430

Dimensions

Overall: 1 x 2.5 cm (3/8 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

27.1694

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj), blue.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, In radim on top of Mastaba G 7430. 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