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Glass fragment

Nubian
Napatan Period
750–270 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, 704

Dimensions

Height x width x length: 0.45 x 2.6 x 2.7 cm (3/16 x 1 x 1 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-3-220

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

One fragment of multi colored glass. Colors extending through body of flass and arranged in a pattern (red, white, yellow, dark blue).

Provenance

From Nubia, Gebel Barkal, 704. 1916 : 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