Napatan Period, reign of Taharqa
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid I, thieves debris
Height x width x thickness: 1.3 x 1.6 x 0.7 cm (1/2 x 5/8 x 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Quartzite fragment, possibly part of an eye inlay.
From Nuri, pyramid 1 (tomb of Taharqa), thieves debris in a hole at the end of a stairway. 1918: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition