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Eyebrow inlay from coffin

Bronze right eyebrow; rip fractured. Part of pair of eyes with the complete left and right eyes and two eyebrows.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Meroe, Pyr. S XIX [Excav. date] Mar. 1921

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, 404–353 B.C.

Object Place

Nubia, Sudan

Accession Number

24.868

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment, Coffins, Sarcophagi