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Fragment of inlay

Fragment of dark blue glass inlay, possibly from a coffin.

Provenance

Sudan: Meroe Beg. N. VIII debris 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

Nubian, Meroitic Period, 203–186 B.C.

Findspot

Meroë, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

22-1-1d

Medium or Technique

Dark blue glass paste

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments