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Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Shells

Black and white, several kinds.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Hu. y 9.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6, 2323–2150 B.C.

Accession Number

99.755

Medium or Technique

Shells

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads