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Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj)

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Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj), faded blue-green glaze.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St. G 7700. December 1931: 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

Width x length: 0.6 x 2.2 cm (1/4 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

31.1837

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets