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Pupil of an eye inlay

Pupil of eye from mummy case.

Provenance

From Beg. South, Pyramid XXII 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, Unkown Ruler from 405–369 B.C.

Findspot

Beg. South, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

21.12396

Medium or Technique

Haematite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment, Coffins, Sarcophagi