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Fragments of glass

Nubian
Meroitic Period
A–Queen, 263–248 B.C.


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

Dimensions

1.1 x 3.6 cm (7/16 x 1 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-90

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Three fragments of heavy opaque red glass, one of which is a disc.

Provenance

Gebel Barkal PYR VIII; 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