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Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj)

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Papyrus column (wadj) in relief on rectangular tablet. Green stone.

Provenance

From Giza. HU-MFA / 29-2-84. [Excav. date] Feb. 1929. 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, Late Period, Dynasty 26, 664–525 B.C

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Other: 2.5 cm (1 in.)

Accession Number

29.1539

Medium or Technique

Stone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets