Shell

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, S553

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 1.7 x 1.8 cm (11/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2084

Medium or Technique

Shell

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Organic remains

One broken conical shell. (Field and tomb number not certain.)

Provenance

From Semna, S553. 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