Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KN 119 no.1 under the skull
Diameter: 1.8 cm (11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Nine sea shells with holes for stringing, found underneath the skull, plus one donut-shaped object with a hole in the center.
From Nubia (Sudan) Kerma, KN 119 no. 1 under the skull. 1916: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition