Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj)

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, in debris on top of mastaba G 7775

Dimensions

Overall: 2.6 x 0.5 cm (1 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1440

Medium or Technique

Glazed Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj), color is dull green.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, in debris on top of mastaba G 7775. 1928 : 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