Vessel fragments

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Findspot: Sudan, Meroe, Beg. N. XI

Accession Number

21-3-363a-d

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

A] Red bowl fragment including rim and shoulder
B] lump of opaque orange-red glass
C] fragment of clear green glass (from vase or bottle)
D] opaque yellow and blue fragment; bends at nearly a right angle
Excavated by the HU-MFA expedition to Meroe.

Provenance

From Sudan. Meroe, Beg. N. XI: 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