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Shells

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6
2323–2150 B.C.


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .77 Length:

Accession Number

99.755

Medium or Technique

Shells

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Black and white, several kinds.

Provenance

From Hu(Diaspolis Parva), Egypt, Y 9.1898-1899: excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund (EEF); assigned to the EEF in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; presented to the MFA at EEF general meeting.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription