Inlay fragment

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Kashta
750–743 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Between pyramid 8 and enclosing wall

Dimensions

Length x thickness: 4 x 0.3 cm (1 9/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

19.1820

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Corner fragment of a blue glass inlay.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, between Ku. 8 (Tomb of Kashta) and enclosing wall. 1919: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

(Accession date: January 5, 2005)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition