String cowrie shells
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6–10
Other: 1.3 cm (1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Cowrie shell, sides ground off.
From Mesheikh. Mes / 136 / B. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition