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Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj)

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wadj amulet

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 7220, Avenue G 2. December 1924: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 2.6 x 1.5 x 0.9 cm (1 x 9/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.2834

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets