Napatan Period, reign of Piankhy (Piye)–Shabaka
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Grave 51
Medium or Technique
Lapis lazuli, obsidian, shell
Not On View
Seven inlay fragments: one obsidian pupil, two shell eye-corners, and four lapis lazuli eye-frame fragments.
From el-Kurru, Ku 51. 1919: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition