University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: E7340
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Meroitic
Roman
Provenience: Egypt
Nubia
Karanog Cemetery
Locus: G 384
Period: Roman Period
Date Made: 0-99 AD
Early Date: 0
Late Date: 99
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Glass
Technique:Threading
Height: 10.1cm
Outside Diameter:8cm
Credit Line:The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Nubia, Karanog, Aniba Cemetery; D. Randall-MacIver and C. L. Wooley, 1908
Other NumberGL-EG (ancient glass project) - Other Number

Description

Greenish brown opaque glass. Pear-shaped body, small neck, white thread wound spirally around body. In multimedia photo E 7340 is back left.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Ancient Nubia: Egypt's Rival in Africa (10 Oct 1992 - 03 Oct 1993)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] O'Connor, David. 1993. Ancient Nubia: Egypt's Rival in Africa. : Page/Fig./Plate: 153/129View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Woolley, C. Leonard & Randall-MacIver, David. 1910. Karanog; the Romano-Nubian Cemetery (plates). Eckley B. Coxe Junior Expedition to Nubia, Vol. IV. : Page/Fig./Plate: plate 37View Objects cited in this Publication

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