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Vessel fragments

Nubian
Meroitic Period
110 B.C.–A.D. 40


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), Pyr. 145

Dimensions

Rim dia 4.0cm., H4.6 x D 3.05 cm (1 13/16 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

22-2-537b

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragments of one possibly two glass bottles. Original color can not be determined because of thick patina.

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. West) Pyr. 145, 1921: 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