Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj)

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, On debris of mastaba 7765

Dimensions

Overall: 0.7 x 0.6 x 2.6 cm (1/4 x 1/4 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

29.2802

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj), light blue.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, on radim of mastaba 7765. 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