Fragments of paste

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Taharqa
690–664 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid IV (Queen Khensa)

Accession Number

19.2350

Medium or Technique

Glass paste

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Large quantity of fragments of green glass paste objects.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, pyramid IV (Queen Khensa). Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition