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Vessel fragment

Five fragments of cup, polished transparent blue glass. One fragment has a filament same glass

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

7.8 cm (3 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-2-119

Medium or Technique

Transparent Blue Glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels