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Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj)

Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj), hard green stone.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, pit G 7753z, debris of room 5. 1929 : 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: 2.2 cm (7/8 in.)

Accession Number

29.2801

Medium or Technique

Stone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets