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Shell fragments

Nubian
Early Kerma
2400–2050 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KN 194-7

Accession Number

16-4-1634

Medium or Technique

Shell

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Organic remains

Three fragments of broken shell.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma. KN 194-7. 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