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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

21-3-712h

Medium or Technique

Glass paste

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Rim fragment in opaque, dark blue glass with heavy patina

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