Bottom half of a djed pillar amulat
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris East of Pyramid I-b, St. G 7000
Overall: 2.5 cm (1 in.)
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This pale green faience amulet fragment joins with 24.2436 to form a djed pillar, a symbol of the funerary god Osiris and the hieroglyphic symbol for stability.
From Egypt, Giza, Debris East of Pyramid I-b, St. G 7000. 1925: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition