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Eye inlay

Nubian
Napatan Period, Dynasty 25
760–660 B.C.


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: .102 W. .034

Accession Number

20.1828

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Inlay eye from statue. Bronze rim, alabaster white, the pupil represented by a flat circular surface, at present uncolored. Broken in two pieces and mended.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Nuri, January 1918.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition