Inlay fragment of an eye
about 712–698 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid XV, A & B
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Triangular fragment that represents one side of an eye (the white of the eye).
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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition