Cowrie shell beads
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), West 734
1.1 x 0.5 x 1.8 cm (7/16 x 3/16 x 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
11 split cowrie shells
From Beg. West 734, 1923: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition