Fragment of eggshell
110 B.C.–A.D. 40
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), Pyr. 145
2.5 x 1.1 x 0.05 cm (1 x 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Fragment of an egg shell about the size of a hen’s egg.
From Meroe (Beg. West) Pyr. 145, 1921: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition