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Eye inlay

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Disc like pupil of inlay 26-1-244, but smaller and nearly circular. Flat back, curved front.

Provenance

From Giza, 7012 A (GAR 1937, see diary). 1926: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 1.3 x 0.3 cm (1/2 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-245

Medium or Technique

Obsidian

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment, Coffins, Sarcophagi