Bracelet

Egyptian
Predynastic Period
Before 3850–about 2960 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Mes 583

Dimensions

Diameter x thickness: 6 x 0.6 cm (2 3/8 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

13.3805

Medium or Technique

Shell

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Bracelets and armlets

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 583 [M/583]. 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.

(Accession date: December 4, 1913)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition