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Eye inlay

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of unknown ruler
369–340 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Beg. South, Pyramid XXIV

Dimensions

1.7 x 4.8 cm (11/16 x 1 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.11960

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment

Eye inlay, flattened oval, iris not attached.

Provenance

From Beg. South, Pyramid XXIV. 1921: 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