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Vessel fragment

Nubian
Meroitic Period
99–84 B.C.


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

Accession Number

16-2-117

Medium or Technique

Opaque red glass

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragment of rim of cup (similar in form to 16-2-116, but no trace of filaments). Finely polished ipaque red glass with orange eye marks

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