Glass fragments

Nubian
Meroitic Period, reign of Amanishakheto
26–20 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Beg. North, Pyramid 6

Dimensions

1.8 x .7 cm (11/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21-3-712aa

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Three small fragments of glass that were found with 21-3-712. One fragment is blue and rectangular, possibly a plaque with an inlay, one is yellow, and the last beige.

Provenance

From Beg. North, Pyramid 6. 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