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Shell necklace: E.83.1931

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Object information

Titles

Shell necklace

Description

3 shells, pierced

Find spot

  • Matmar

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1931) by British Museum

Dating

Badarian
Predynastic
-4400 - 4000 -4000

Components of the work

1 Shell: Length 3 cm

Materials used in production

Shell

Identification numbers

Accession number: E.83.1931
Primary reference Number: 52676
Oldadmincategory: B
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Antiquities

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Beads" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/52676 Accessed: 2021-12-06 21:43:21

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