Shell

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, S217

Dimensions

Length x width x thickness: 11.7 x 7.1 x 4.0 cm (4 5/8 x 2 13/16 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2251

Medium or Technique

Shell

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Organic remains

One medium-sized shell, unworked and unpierced.

Provenance

From Semna, S217. 1924: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition