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13 beads

13 flat cowrie shells

Provenance

From Beg. West Group, 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian,

Findspot

Beg. West, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

.9 x 1.9 cm (3/8 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-621j

Medium or Technique

Shell

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads