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Eye inlay, rim

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


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia

Dimensions

4.5 cm (1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

24.867

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coffins and sarcophagi

Bronze, part of rim broken off. Completes right eye with 24.862, 863, 864, and 869.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition