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Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj)

Papyrus column (wadj) amulet.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7500, mastaba G 7510, [chapel], debris.1925: 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, New Kingdom or later,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 3.1 cm (1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

25.2115

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets