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Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj)

Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj), green.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, from Roman Grave G 7100 SW V. 1927 : 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: 2.3 x 0.5 x 0.6 cm (7/8 x 3/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

27.1609

Medium or Technique

Glazed faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets