User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Fragment of hollow cylinder white body, blue glaze

Start collecting

Fragment ( ring or handle ) of green patinated glass

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal Temple B 501. 1920; 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, Napatan – Meroitic Period,

Object Place for Label

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

H 3.8 Dia ca. 4.0

Accession Number

20.2384

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment