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Vessel fragment

Nubian
Meroitic Period
99–84 B.C.


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

Dimensions

7.8 cm (3 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-2-119

Medium or Technique

Transparent Blue Glass

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Five fragments of cup, polished transparent blue glass. One fragment has a filament same glass

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