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Papyrus column (wadj) amulet

Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj).

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7500 South between G 7670 and G 7560. 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, Late Period, 760–332 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 2.3 x 0.5 x 0.5 cm (7/8 x 3/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.2321

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets