270 B.C.–A.D. 320
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe
Overall: 1 x 1.3 cm (3/8 x 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Natural shell, pierced for stringing.
From Meroe, Tomb W ____. [Excav. date] 1923: 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