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Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj)

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Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj) fragment. Large, green glaze.

Provenance

From Giza, in debris on top of mastaba G 7775. 1928 : 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

Egyptian,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 5.4 x 1.3 cm (2 1/8 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

28.1442

Medium or Technique

Glazed Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets