Inlaid eye from statue

Egyptian


Dimensions

Length: 4.8 cm (1 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.2846

Medium or Technique

Egyptian alabaster [travertine], quartz

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Inlaid eye from a statue. It is made of fine white alabaster with colored pupil covered with quartz crystal.

Provenance

Egypt

Credit Line

Gift of British School of Archaeology in Egypt