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Eye inlays

3 mummy eyes, two probably from outer case and one from inner case, on one iris black polished haemalite


From Meroe (Beg. South), Pyramid 103. 1921: 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

Nubian, Napatan Period, 435–431 B.C.


Meroe (Beg.), Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)


The Ancient World


Tomb equipment, Coffins, Sarcophagi