User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Frame of an eye

Start collecting

Frame of eye from mummy case. Left. Serpentine?


From Nubia, Nuri. 1920: excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the EEF in the division of finds by the Egyptian government; voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting; sent over. Findspot Information: Found in the Tomb of Harsiotef, (Pyramid XIII at Nuri), March 1917

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, 350 B.C.

Object Place

Nubia, Sudan


Legacy dimension: Length: .048 W. .017

Accession Number



The Ancient World


Tomb equipment, Coffins, Sarcophagi