Tortoise-shaped; pierced for suspension; good condition. From Mesa'eed.
From Mesaid (Mesa'eed) tomb 123, no. 5. [M/123/5]. 1910: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the divsion of finds by the government of Egypt. (Accession Date: March 2, 1911)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
Egyptian, Predynastic Period, Naqada I, 3850–3650 B.C.