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Glass fragment

Three fragments of glass: white, green, black

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal B 501. 1920; 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, Napatan Period, 750–250 B.C.

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

20-3-80a-c

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment