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Broken shell

Museum number:
6-4442
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21060004442
Alternate number:
? (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.54
Object count:
1
Description:
Shell, broken; natica polita, “a pearly river clam”; Predynastic
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Uncertain tomb, Cemetery 7000, Naga-ed-Der
Verbatim coll. place:
C7000 T? Cemetery 7000
Culture or time period:
Middle to Late Predynastic Period, Egypt (4000–3000 BC)
Collector:
George Andrew Reisner
Collection date:
1901-1903
Materials:
Nerita shell
Taxon:
Natica
Object type:
archaeology
Accession date:
October 8, 1902
Department:
Ancient Egypt
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