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Lumps of pigment

Nubian
Meroitic Period
90–50 B.C.


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia, W 5

Accession Number

23-1-142

Medium or Technique

Pigment

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Archaeological materials

Six lumps pale pinkish color and one small grayish green.

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. W. 5. January, 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition