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Incised shell bracelet

Shell bracelet, broken in one place, decorated with chevron-design incisions.

Provenance

From Mediq (ASN 79/62 C-Group). 1908.Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia

Nubian, C-Group, 2400–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Nubia, Egypt

Accession Number

19.1577

Medium or Technique

Shell

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Bracelets, Armlets