Egyptian glass and alabaster sarcophagus eye inlay, ex. Ernest ChantreE157
A right eye inlay from a large and ornate sarcophagus made from black glass and alabaster.
Egypt, Third Intermediate Period, 1050-730 BC
1.8 x 5.3 cms
Fragment as seen in the photographs
Ex. collection: Ernest Chantre (1843-1924), Lyon, France. Chantre was a prominent French archaeologist of the late 19th Century.