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Shell necklace

Necklace made up of bored cowrie and other shells.

Provenance

Semna Fort.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian,

Findspot

Semna, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

29.2225

Medium or Technique

Shell

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Necklaces, Neck Bands