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Fragment of inlay

Nubian
Meroitic Period, reign of Naldamak
56–43 B.C.


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

Dimensions

1.6 x 1.6 x 1.7 cm (5/8 x 5/8 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-2-73

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Fragment of glass inlay in a triangular shape with green, yellow and blue color.

Provenance

Gebel Barkal PYR VI; 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