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Glass fragment from bottle

Fragment of glass, probably from the rim of a bottle - translucent green body covered completely (breaks and all) with white patina.

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. West) Pyr. 125, 1922: 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, reign of unknown ruler, A.D. 30–175

Findspot

Meroe (Beg. West), Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

1.02 x 1.85 cm (3/8 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

22-2-489b

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels