Requires Photography

Glass inlay

Nubian
Meroitic Period
40 B.C.–A.D. 114


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), 453

Dimensions

0.3 x 1.4 cm (1/8 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-2-302f

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

Inlay fragment, tiny.

Provenance

From Beg. West 453. February 1923: 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