Ivory and stone eye inlay

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B704

Dimensions

2.3 x 2.1 x 1.15 cm (7/8 x 13/16 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-3-227

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

nail fragment and ivory eye inlay, polished brown stone

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal B704. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition