Shell fragments

Nubian
Early Kerma
2400–2050 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KN 47-2

Dimensions

Height x width x thickness: 3.6 x 1.65 x 0.3 cm (1 7/16 x 5/8 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-1026

Medium or Technique

Shell

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

Two fragments of shell objects. Originally found inside 16-4-1025.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma. KN 47-2. 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