Fragment of eye inlay
Napatan Period, reign of Aramatelka
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid 57, Room A
Length x width x thickness: 5.4 x 3.2 x 1.5 cm (2 1/8 x 1 1/4 x 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
One half of the white of a large inlaid eye.
From Nuri, Pyramid 57 (Queen Pi'ankh-her), 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