Shell

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Upper debris, St. 7000

Dimensions

Overall: 8 x 14 cm (3 1/8 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

25.3022

Medium or Technique

Shell

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Organic remains

Bivalve shell with several chip fragments.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St. 7000, upper debris. 1925: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition