Napatan Period, reign of Tanwetamani (?)
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid 59, Room A
Width of Iris: 2.6 x Length of white: 3.3 cm (1 x 1 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Alabaster and obsidian
Not On View
One half of a white of an eye inlay with fitting iris.
From Nuri, Pyramid 59 (Queen Malaqaye), Room A. 1918: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition