Amulet of papyrus column (wadj)
Late Period, Dynasty 26
Findspot: Egypt, Giza
Length: 2 cm (13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This amulet of a papyrus column (wadj), was meant to ensure the health and youthfulness of the deceased.
From Giza, G 7652A, Room IV. April 29, 1929: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1929: assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition