Fragments of cowrie shells
Early Napatan Period
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Tumulus II
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Three fragments of large cowrie shells.
From el-Kurru, Tum. 2. 1919: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.
(Accession date: January 7, 2005)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition