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Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj)

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Gold sheet impression amulet of a papyrus column (wadj).

Provenance

From Giza: G 7652A, Room IV [Excav. date] April 29, 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: 2.7 cm (1 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.1336

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets