Napatan Period, reign of Amtalqa
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid 9, room C
Height x width x length: 4.6 x 2.1 x 12.8 cm (1 13/16 x 13/16 x 5 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Bronze, faience, obsidian, gold
Not On View
Faience eye, with an obsidian pupil, inside a bronze frame; gold foil adhering to the frame.
From Nuri, pyramid 9 (Amtalqa), room C. 1917: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition