Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, S251
Length x width: 11.6 x 7.3 cm (4 9/16 x 2 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Shell (Mother of pearl)
Not On View
One large, oblong shell; unworked and unpierced.
From Semna, S251. 1924: 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