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Inlays

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Findspot: Sudan, Meroe, Beg. N. I

Accession Number

21-3-60a-e

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

a] turquoise glass “shark fin” shaped inlay
b] turquoise glass inlay, broken triangle
c] opaque white broken diamond shape
d] red broken diamond shape?
e] turquoise triangle
Excavated by the HU-MFA expedition to Meroe.

Provenance

From Sudan. Meroe, Beg. N. I: 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