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Inlaid eye from statue

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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

Egyptian,

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

13.2846

Medium or Technique

Egyptian alabaster [travertine], quartz

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture