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Ancient Egyptian New Kingdom Blue Faience Eye - 1550 BC

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Seller: artancientltd (9,299) 99.6%, Location: London, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 291710753101 Click to Enlarge Click to Enlarge An unusual ancient Egyptian New Kingdom brilliant blue faience eye, dating to approximately 1550 - 1069 BC.An unusual and finely modelled piece, not to be confused with the ubiquitous wadjet eye amulets that survive from ancient times, this eye seemingly served as an inlay or amulet in its present, naturalistic form.A small but unusual (and beautiful) piece of ancient Egyptian art. Diameter: 23.40 mmCondition: Excellent, intact, free of restorations and exhibiting a vibrant blue glaze. Provenance: From the Collection of the late Julian Bird (inventory number 402).Julian Bird was an avid collector of Egyptian Antiquities. His collection was formed from the 1970s onwards, mainly from the UK market. Mr. Bird's notes record that this piece was purchased in 1974 in Bournemouth. Authenticity Our parent company, ArtAncient Ltd. are members of the Antiquities Dealer's Association, LAPADA, CINOA and the BNTA. We exhibit at major art fairs and have sold to museums and important collectors. All objects we sell are authentic as described. Shipping We send all collectibles Registered, Signed-for and Insured. We do not profit from shipping charges. As volume sellers with preferential rates, we are mostly able to ship at below commercially available prices. Combined shipping In some cases we can combine multiple items into a single package to save you money. However, If you plan to purchase items over the course of a day or more you must delay payment and let us know after you have purchased the first item. Otherwise all items are sent following cleared payment. Terms and conditions No Sales Tax/VAT will be charged by ourselves. All sales are subject to our terms and conditions, which can be found on our website, www.ArtAncient.com. As legitimate sellers, we do not mis-describe items on the customs form. Please note that in most countries, antiques and collectibles are eligible for minimal/zero charges on importation. inkfrog terapeak inkFrog Analytics

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