Fragment of blue glass

Nubian
Napatan Period
750–250 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B 504

Dimensions

L x W x Th 6.9 x 4.2 x 3.5

Accession Number

16-4-371

Medium or Technique

Glass, pale blue

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Archaeological materials

Large piece of pale-blue, unworked glass

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal Tomb B 504. 1916; 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