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Fragments of vessel

Nubian
Meroitic Period
Amenirnas, 99–84 B.C.


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

Dimensions

13 cm (5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

16-2-107

Medium or Technique

Opaque black and white glass

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Three fragments of cup: finely polished opaque black glass with eye-spots of white glass, weathered surface.

Provenance

Gebel Barkal PYR IV; 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