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Wadj amulet

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Wadj, papyrus column amulet.

Provenance

From Giza, debris of pit G 7750x. 1929: 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: 4.2 x 1 x 0.6 cm (1 5/8 x 3/8 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

29.2555

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets