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Fragment of a vessel

Nubian
Meroitic Period, reign of Amanishakhete
26–20 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Beg. North, Pyramid 6

Accession Number

21-3-712f

Medium or Technique

Glass paste

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

These two fragments of reddish glass, decorated with raised circular markings, were once part of the bottom of a small glass vessel.

Provenance

From Beg. North, Pyramid 6. 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