Bivalve shell

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, S520

Dimensions

Length x width: 3.3 x 2.3 cm (1 5/16 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.1974.1

Medium or Technique

Shell

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Organic remains

Unworked and unpierced bivalve shell.

Provenance

From Semna, S520. 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