Egyptian pair of bronze and Alabaster Eyes, ca. 600 BC.
Almond-shaped eye inlays with eyebrows, the well-formed lid and cosmetic line crafted of bronze and inlaid with irises of alabaster; the pupils in black pigment. Perhaps from an anthropoid sarcophagus or a monumental statue.
A ROMAN BRONZE MIRROR CIRCA 1ST-2ND CENTURY A.D. Composed of two disks hinged together, the interior of each plated for reflection, the exterior with a series of concentric lathe-turned rings, both disks with an arching handle looped on each end through a plate, the plates on one side in the form of female heads with center parted hair
Measurements: 16 cm – Width: 11.5 cm – Height on stand: 19.5 cm – Wi ...click for details