Naqada I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.
Depth x Diameter: 0.6 x 5.8 cm (1/4 x 2 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This bangle bracelet, along with several others found with it, was cut from a single white shell. See also 03.1688-1692.
Said to be from Naqada. 1903: purchased for the MFA from Mohamed Mohassib, Luxor, Egypt by Albert M. Lythgoe as part of a group (03.1687-03.1692) for 6 shillings. Acquired with funds from the Emily Esther Sears Fund. (Accession Date: January 1, 1903)
Emily Esther Sears Fund