Glass fragments

Nubian
Meroitic Period, reign of Amanikhatashan
A.D. 62–85


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. North, Pyramid XVIII, chamber A

Accession Number

21-3-691a

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Fragments of green and blue glass. The blue is very friable; only one larger piece.

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. North, Pyramid XVIII. 1921: 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