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Shell fragment

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia, Gebel Barkal, Between B 704 and cliff

Dimensions

3.2 x 4.5 cm (1 1/4 x 1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

16-3-350f

Medium or Technique

Shell

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Organic remains

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, between B 704 and cliff. 1916: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition