ANCIENT EGYPTIAN BRONZE EYES
EGYPT, LATE PERIOD, 664 - 330 BC
A fine pair of ancient Egyptian bronze & alabaster almond-shaped eye inlays and 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 mummy mask or a monumental statue.
With remains of azurite and encrustations.
Length of each eye: 9 cm
Height: 16 cm
Width: 18 cm
Professionally mounted on a Lucite “Plexi-glass” display stand.
A certificate of authenticity will accompany all purchases.