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Eye inlay

Inlay eye from statue. Bronze rim, alabaster white, the pupil represented by a flat circular surface, at present uncolored. Broken in two pieces and mended.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Nuri, January 1918.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, Dynasty 25, 760–660 B.C.

Object Place

Nubia, Sudan

Accession Number

20.1828

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture