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Fragments of objects

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Findspot: Nubia, Gebel Barkal, B 502, Ex 3

Accession Number

19.2970

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassified

Three pieces of objects, all pink bodied. One a short, squared-off cylinder, glazed all around with thin green. Another a nearly flat piece glazed a yellowish-green and painted with black. The third a thicker piece with a right-angle corner, blue-green glaze on one side and along edge and white on back. Also preserves a bit of incised decoration on blue side.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal B502 Ex 3; Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition;

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition