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Papyrus column (wadj) amulet

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Amulet of a papyrus column (wadj).

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, heap of debris beside G 7525 Y. 1925: 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, 760–332 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Length: 2.2 cm (7/8 in.)

Accession Number

25.2731

Medium or Technique

Serpentine

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets