Shells

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K 100

Dimensions

Height x length: 4.0 x 4.0 cm (1 9/16 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5235

Medium or Technique

Shell

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Organic remains

Two shells.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K 100. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1913: assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition