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Inlays

a] turquoise glass "shark fin" shaped inlay b] turquoise glass inlay, broken triangle c] opaque white broken diamond shape d] red broken diamond shape? e] turquoise triangle Excavated by the HU-MFA expedition to Meroe.

Provenance

From Sudan. Meroe, Beg. N. I: 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

Beg. N. I, Meroe, Sudan

Accession Number

21-3-60a-e

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments