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Fragment of glass

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


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

Accession Number

16-2-356

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ribbed fragment of opaque glass, white with black mottling.

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