Shells

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, S553, Dynasty XII level

Dimensions

Length: 0.9 cm (3/8 in.)

Accession Number

24-3-356n

Medium or Technique

Shell

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Organic remains

Seven conical univalvular shells.

Provenance

From Semna, S553, Dynasty XII level. 1924: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition