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Shell

One broken conical shell. (Field and tomb number not certain.)

Provenance

From Semna, S553. 1924: 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

Semna, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 1.7 x 1.8 cm (11/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2084

Medium or Technique

Shell

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Organic remains