Fragment of an eye inlay
about 643–593 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XXII, room A
Length x width x thickness: 3.2 x 2 x 0.7 cm (1 1/4 x 13/16 x 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obsidian pupil from an eye inlay.
From Nuri, pyramid XXII (Amanimalel), room A. 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