Findspot: Egypt, Nag el Hai (Qena), tomb K 2114
Overall cowrie: 1.8 x 3.1 cm (11/16 x 1 1/4 in.) Other univalve: 1.2 x 1.4 cm (1/2 x 9/16 in.)
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This is a group of five shells, one which is a large unpierced cowrie, broken in one small area, and the other four which are smaller univalve shells.
From Egypt, Nag el Hai (Qena), tomb K 2114.1913: excavated by the Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition