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Eye inlays

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Three mummy eyes, as 23-3-795.

Provenance

From Beg. South, Pyramid 85, 1921: 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, Queen Mernua 623–568 B.C.

Findspot

Beg. South, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

8.5-8.7

Accession Number

23.1399

Medium or Technique

Bronze and travertine

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment, Coffins, Sarcophagi