Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj)

Egyptian


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

Dimensions

Overall: 5.4 x 1.3 cm (2 1/8 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

28.1442

Medium or Technique

Glazed Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj) fragment. Large, green glaze.

Provenance

From 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