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Fragment of a bowl

Fragment of a red glass bowl

Provenance

Frim Gebel Barkal Pyramid IV. 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

Nubian, Meroitic Period, Amenirnas, 99–84 B.C.

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

16-2-103

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels