This eye inlay probably from a coffin or mummy case is made of stone and glass: the whites of the eye are travertine (Egyptian alabaster) with a circular inset for a green glass iris with obsidian pupil.
Luigi Vassalli Collection. By 1957: with Horace L. Mayer; given to the MFA by Horace L. Mayer. (Accession Date: April 1, 1957)
Gift of Horace L. Mayer