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Bottle

Nubian
Meroitic Period, reign of Amanitaraqide
A.D. 40–50


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia; Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Pyramid N XVI A

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 8.4 x 8.1 cm (3 5/16 x 3 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.895

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Transparent green. Short neck; wide mouth. Rim chipped.

Provenance

From Meroe, Pyr. N XVI A. Mar. 1921: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition