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Color

Nubian
Meroitic Period
110–10 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg., W 165; Object Place: Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Overall: 3.2 cm (1 1/4 in.) Overall: 3 cm (1 3/16 in.) Overall: 2.8 cm (1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-1-14a

Medium or Technique

Color

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Four lumps of color; rough surface and light blue

Provenance

From Meroe, W 165. January, 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition