Vessel fragment

Nubian
Meroitic Period
99–84 B.C.


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

Dimensions

11 cm (4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-2-115

Medium or Technique

Opaque red glass

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragment of a rim (belongs perhaps to 16-2-104); Finely polished opaque red cut glass, pale greenish patina

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