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Fragments of shell

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Atlanersa
653–643 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Trench X

Dimensions

Height x width x thickness: 2.1 x 2.6 x 0.2 cm (13/16 x 1 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

17-1-922

Medium or Technique

Shell

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

One fragment of shell.

Provenance

From Nubia, Nuri, Trench X . 1917: 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