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Fragment of glass

Nubian
Meroitic Period, reign of Sabrakamani
275–263 B.C.


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

Dimensions

5 x 6.6 cm (1 15/16 x 2 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

16-2-199

Medium or Technique

Red glass

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Opaque red glass, green patinated.

Provenance

Gebel Barkal PYR VII; 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