Iris inlay from a large eye
Napatan Period, reign of Aramatelka
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid IX, room C
Length x width x thickness: 5.3 x 4.1 x 1.9 cm (2 1/16 x 1 5/8 x 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Iris inlay from large eye.
From Nuri, pyramid IX (Aramatelka), room C. 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