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Papyrus column (wadj) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7762 S, small body in coffin, on breast

Dimensions

Overall: 0.5 x 2.5 cm (3/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

29-12-240d1

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj).

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7762 S, small body in coffin, on breast, 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