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Shells

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K III, Hall A

Dimensions

Height x length: 3.0 x 3.0 cm (1 3/16 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5265

Medium or Technique

Shell

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Organic remains

One shell.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan), Kerma. 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