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Glass paste fragments

Nubian
Meroitic Period, reign of Amanirenas
40–10 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. N. XXI

Dimensions

Tk. 0.2

Accession Number

22-1-115b

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Few fragments translucent dark blue glass, corroded on base.
c- 16 fragments of a corroded orange paste glass vesse

Provenance

From Beg. North, Pyramid XXI. 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