Bivalve shell

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
2040–1640 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF 172

Dimensions

Length: 3.9 cm (1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.3696

Medium or Technique

Shell

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Organic remains

One unpierced bivalve shell.

Provenance

From Egypt, Sheikh Farag SF 172. 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.

Findspot Information: From Sheikh Farag. S.F. / 172

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition