Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg., W 165; Object Place: Nubia, Sudan
0.5 x 1.2 x 1.65 cm (3/16 x 1/2 x 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Twenty-three cowrie shells with backs broken, two sizes
From Meroe, W 165. January, 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition