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Fragments

Nubian
Meroitic Period, reign of Tanyidamani
110–90 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. North, Pyramid XX, chamber B

Dimensions

2.5 x 1.0 cm (1 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21-12-191

Medium or Technique

Glass paste

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

a, b, c, d missing e- 1 instead of 2 blue opaque paste (see also 21-12-191f)

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. North, Pyramid XX. 1921: 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