Iris of an eye inlay
probably 369–353 B.C.
Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, Pyramid 51, room A
Length x width: 2.5 x 2.2 cm (1 x 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Thin iris from a large eye inlay.
From Nuri pyramid 51, room A. 1917; 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