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Faience fragments of a vessel

Nubian
Meroitic Period
263 B.C.–A.D. 248


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, PYR VIII

Accession Number

16-4-97

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Many small fragments, white bodied faience with bits of rim like 16-84-b, as well as gold flakes and blue faience

Provenance

Gebel Barkal; PYR VIII; 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