Napatan Period, reign of Karkamani
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid VII, just inside entrance
Height x length: 4.6 x 13.1 cm (1 13/16 x 5 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Bronze, alabaster, obsidian, jasper
Not On View
Bronze frame enclosing an alabaster eye with an obsidian pupil and two red pieces of jasper at the corners of the eye; inlay is intact and possibly from a sarcophagus.
From Nuri, pyramid VII, just inside entrance. 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