Bottle

Nubian
Meroitic Period
40 B.C.–A.D. 40


Findspot: Nubia, Meroe, W 159; Object Place: Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Neck 6.8 x 2.7 Body 8.9

Accession Number

22-12-28

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragments of bottle, pale greenish clear glass with long neck and globular body. Also fragments similar vessel.

Provenance

From Meroe, W 159. February, 1922: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition