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Cowrie shells

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia, Gebel Barkal, B 200

Accession Number

19.1711

Medium or Technique

Shell

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Organic remains

Two cowrie shells

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B 200. 1919: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition