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Fragment of inlay

Nubian
Meroitic Period
203–186 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroë, Beg. N. VIIIA debris

Accession Number

22-1-1e

Medium or Technique

Green glass paste

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Fragment of dark blue glass inlay, possibly from a coffin.

Provenance

Sudan: Meroe Beg. N. VIII debris
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