Glass fragment of a figure

Nubian
Napatan Period
750–270 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, 704

Dimensions

Width x length: 3.1 x 3.3 cm (1 1/4 x 1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-3-219

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

One fragment of blue patinated opaque red glass; in the shape of a human arm.

Provenance

From Nubia, Gebel Barkal, 704. 1916 : 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