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Millefiore vessel fragments

Four small pieces of millefiore glass; dark purple or black with yellow and gray decoration. One piece is a rim and another a shoulder. [The rim piece is pictured in negative B5395; a print of this is labeled with field numbers and attributes it to 21-3-711] Excavated by the HU-MFA expedition to...

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Provenance

From Sudan. Meroe, Beg. N. VI

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Meroitic Period,

Findspot

Beg. N. VI, Meroe, Sudan

Accession Number

21-3-712p

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments