Second Intermediate Period, Dynasty 14–17
Findspot: Egypt, Abydos, Tomb D62
Height x width: 5 x 2.4 cm (1 15/16 x 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This yellow bivalve shell is possibly Tridachnia.
From Abydos, tomb D 62. 1901: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt, received by the MFA through subscription to the Egypt Exploration Fund.
(Accession Date: August 1, 1901)
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription