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Provenance

From between Meris and Markos. (ASN, 41/312 A-Group, 1908). Excavated by Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition for the Archaeological Survey of Nubia; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the Egyptian government. (Accession date: June 8, 2006)

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia

Nubian, A-Group, 3100–2800 B.C.

Findspot

Nubia, Egypt

Dimensions

Diameter (estimated): 5.5 cm (2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.1567c

Medium or Technique

Shell

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Bracelets, Armlets