Lump of glass

Nubian
Early Napatan Period
800–780 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid XI

Dimensions

Length x width x depth: 3.8 x 4.8 x 4.4 cm (1 1/2 x 1 7/8 x 1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

19.2441

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Archaeological materials

Lump of black glass.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, Ku. 11. 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 7, 2005)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition