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Eyebrow inlay from coffin

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


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia, Beg. S XIX

Dimensions

24.9 cm (9.8 in.)

Accession Number

24.865

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coffins and sarcophagi

Bronze eyebrow, left. Part of pair of eyes with the complete left and right eyes and two eyebrows: Left eyebrow 24.865; complete left eye is 24. 866; and complete right eye is 24. 870, right eyebrow 24.868. From wooden coffin.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition