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Fragments of vessel

Two fragments from base of flat-bottom cup with circles in relief outside, very fine polished opaque red glass, thin.

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

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

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

7.8 cm (3 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-2-105

Medium or Technique

Opaque red glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels