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Vessel fragment

Nubian
Meroitic Period
99–84 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, PYR IV

Dimensions

11 cm (4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-2-116

Medium or Technique

Opaque Red Glass and Orange glass

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Two fragments from the rim of a cup (of 16-2-106) Finely polished, opaque red glass with orange filament

Provenance

Gebel Barkal PYR IV; 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