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Glass vessel round body, narrow neck, flaring rim. Encrusted with debris, contents.

Provenance

From Shablul, tomb G. 30 B. 1907: excavated by the E.B. Coxe Expedition of the University of Pennsylvania; assigned to the University of Pennsylvania in the division of finds by the Sudanese government; 1907-1991: University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology; 1991: received by the MFA through exchange with the University of Pennsylvania Museum. (Accession date: March 25, 1992)

Credit Line

MFA-University of Pennsylvania Exchange

Egyptian, Greco-Roman Period, 2nd–3rd century A.D.

Findspot

Shablul, Nubia (Egypt)

Dimensions

Height: 9.4 cm (3 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

1991.1105

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels