Shell bracelet

Nubian
A-Group
3100–2800 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Meris, Cemetery 41, Grave 312

Dimensions

Diameter (estimated): 5.5 cm (2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.1567a

Medium or Technique

Shell

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Bracelets and armlets

Provenance

From between Meris and Markos. (ASN, 41/312 A-Group, 1908). Excavated by Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition for the Archaeological Survey of Nubia; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the Egyptian government.

(Accession date: June 8, 2006)

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia