Fragment of an eye inlay
Napatan Period, reign of Atlanersa
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XLI, room A
Length x width x thickness: 3.4 x 1.2 x 0.7 cm (1 5/16 x 1/2 x 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
White of an inlaid eye; mottled alabaster.
From Nuri, pyramid XLI (Maletaral I), room A. 1917: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition