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Fragments of glass

Nubian
Meroitic Period, reign of Sabrakamani
263–248 B.C.


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

Accession Number

16-4-92

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Quantity of glass fragments, rods and irregular pieces, apparently fragments of inlays of opaque green, red, blue.

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