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Eye inlay, pupil

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of unknown ruler
404–353 B.C.


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia, Beg. S. XIX

Dimensions

1.6 x 2.2 cm (5/8 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.864

Medium or Technique

Obsidian

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coffins and sarcophagi

Obsidian pupil. Completes right eye with 24.862, 863, 867, and 869.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Meroe, Pyr. S XIX [Excav. date] Mar. 1921

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition