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Papyrus column (wadj) amulet

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One papyrus column (wadj) amulet, pierced for suspension

Provenance

From Egypt, Mesheikh, Mes/2511. 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, Saitic,

Findspot

Mesheikh, Egypt

Dimensions

Other: 6.3 cm (2 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

12.1407

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets