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Disc shaped inlay

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Findspot: Sudan, Meroe, Beg. N. XVI

Dimensions

D=3.2 cm Thickness=ca 1 cm including substance on back.

Accession Number

21.12408

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Opaque, dark blue disc. Back side coated with resin or bitumen as an adhesive?
Excavated by the HU-MFA expedition to Meroe.

Provenance

From Sudan. Meroe, Beg. N. XVI

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition