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Incised shell bracelet

Nubian
C-Group
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Gerf Husein (Mediq), Cemetery 79, Grave 62

Accession Number

19.1577

Medium or Technique

Shell

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Bracelets and armlets

Shell bracelet, broken in one place, decorated with chevron-design incisions.

Provenance

From Mediq (ASN 79/62 C-Group). 1908.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.

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia