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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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From Sudan. Meroe, Beg. N. VI

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Meroitic Period,


Beg. N. VI, Meroe, Sudan

Accession Number


Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Unclassifiable objects, Fragments