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Shell, oyster or clam

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B501

Dimensions

9.6 x 6.1 x 2.3 cm (3 3/4 x 2 3/8 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.2331

Medium or Technique

Shell

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Organic remains

Natural bivalve shell, oyster or clam

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal B501. 1920: 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