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Vessel fragment

Two fragments from the rim of a cup (of 16-2-106) Finely polished, opaque red glass with orange filament

Provenance

Gebel Barkal PYR IV; 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, 99–84 B.C.

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

11 cm (4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-2-116

Medium or Technique

Opaque Red Glass and Orange glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels