Turtle Shell card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Turtle Shell

1973.4.159

Currently not on display

Information

Two pieces of turtle shell. One marked "TURTLE II" the other "TURTLE III". From Armant Predynastic settlement, Sequence Date 1000. Wellcome Historical Medical Museum accession no. 153485: BONES 2 Of a turtle. 1½" across. Egyptian. Egyptian Exploration Society, Armant, 1931-1932, Pre-dynastic Settlement, S.D.1000.