Requires Photography

Bottle

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


Findspot: Nubia, Meroe, W 214; Object Place: Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

3.3 cm (1 5/16 in.) dia rim 3.4

Accession Number

23-1-94

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragments of clear transparent bottle, paper thick.

Provenance

From Meroe, W 214 January, 1923: 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