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Shell bracelet

From Mesaid [Mesa'eed.]

Provenance

From Mesaid (Mesa'eed) tomb 44, no. 2 [M/44/2]. 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)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Predynastic Period, Naqada I, 3850–3650 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Findspot

Mesaid, Egypt

Accession Number

11.279

Medium or Technique

Shell

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Bracelets, Armlets