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Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj)

Red jasper (?); hole through top.

Provenance

From Nuri, Pyramid XLV. February 1918: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period,

Findspot

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

20.408

Medium or Technique

Jasper ?

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets