Papyrus column (wadj) inlay
Hellenistic Period (Ptolemaic Dynasty)
3rd to 1st century B.C.
Height x width x depth: 1.5 x 3.1 x 1.5 cm (9/16 x 1 1/4 x 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Red inlay with papyrus stalk in white and blue. Cube shaped to be worked.
By 1977:John J. Slocum, Newport, RI; given to the MFA by Mr. Slocum December 1, 1977.
Gift of John J. Slocum