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Fragments of a falcon's eye

Nubian
about 712–698 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid XV, A & B

Dimensions

Width: 2.5 cm (1 in.)

Accession Number

19.2117

Medium or Technique

Lapis lazuli

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

26 fragments.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) el-Kurru, pyramid XV, A & B. 1919: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition