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Glass fragment

One small fragment of clear glass.

Provenance

From Nubia, Meroe, Beg., N55 stairwell. December 1921: 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,

Findspot

Meroe, Beg., Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 1.3 cm (1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.12479

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments