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Fragment of opaque red glass

Small chip from alabaster vessel, polished suface outside

Provenance

Gebel Barkal 700-800; 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,

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

2.2 x 1.6 x 0.3 cm (7/8 x 5/8 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

16-3-151b

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects