Fragments of an eye inlay
Napatan Period, reign of Amtalqa
Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, Pyramid 54, in front of door-block
Medium or Technique
Obsidian and alabaster
Not On View
Half of the white of an eye inlay packaged with the iris inlay of the same eye (?).
From Nuri pyramid 54 (Queen Pihayis), in front of door-block. 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