Unworked glass

Nubian
Napatan Period
750–250 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B 504 (a)

Dimensions

L x W x Th. 7.5 x 4.0 x 1.7 cm (2 15/16 x 1 9/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.1618

Medium or Technique

Glass, dull blue-green

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Archaeological materials

Large piece of dullblue-green glass with grenish surface

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal Tomb B 504(a). 1919; 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