Napatan period to Meroitic Period
750 B.C.–A.D. 339
L x W x Th. 1.9 x 1.55 x 0.2 cm (3/4 x 5/8 x 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Glass, black and green mottled, blue inside
Not On View
Small fragment of patinated glass, slightly curved on bottom section.
From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal Temple B 501. 1920; Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition