Naqada I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 155 ?
Height x width x depth: 8 x 3.3 x 0.7 cm (3 1/8 x 1 5/16 x 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Shell of a bivalve, possibly a mussel.
From Mesaid, tomb 155? [see notes]. M/155? 1910: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
(Accession Date: March 2, 1911)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition