Requires Photography

Fragments of vessel

Nubian
Napatan period to Meroitic Period
185–10 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Meroe (Beg.), W 317; Object Place: Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

6.2 x 0.2 cm (2 7/16 x 1/16 in.) Dia 9.2

Accession Number

23-2-87a

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Small glass vessel in fragments and incomplete, pinkish and heavily corroded

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. W. 317 February 1923: 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