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Two amulets of a papyrus column (wadj)

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Two amulets of a papyrus column (wadj), slightly varied in size, green.

Provenance

From Giza, Egypt, south of mastaba 7520 in fill, 1927 : 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,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 0.8 x 3.4 cm (5/16 x 1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1784

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets