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Crocodile Inlay Egypt/99 BC-99 AD H: 1.6 cm, W: 8.2 cm, Th: 0.4 cm On display at The Corning Museum of Glass (http://www.cmog.org/artwork/crocodile-inlay)

Crocodile Inlay Egypt/99 BC-99 AD H: 1.6 cm, W: 8.2 cm, Th: 0.4 cm On display at The Corning Museum of Glass (http://www.cmog.org/artwork/crocodile-inlay)

AN EGYPTIAN TURQUOISE GLASS FACE INLAY OF AKHENATEN OR NEFERTITI   NEW KINGDOM, DYNASTY XVIII, CIRCA 1353-1336 B.C.   The eye and eyebrow recessed for inlay, with enlarged pierced earlobe, the neck with two lightly incised 'vanity wrinkles'  1 11/16 in. (4.3 cm.) high

AN EGYPTIAN TURQUOISE GLASS FACE INLAY OF AKHENATEN OR NEFERTITI NEW KINGDOM, DYNASTY XVIII, CIRCA 1353-1336 B.C. The eye and eyebrow recessed for inlay, with enlarged pierced earlobe, the neck with two lightly incised 'vanity wrinkles' 1 11/16 in. (4.3 cm.) high

AN EGYPTIAN MOSAIC GLASS WATER FOWL INLAY   PTOLEMAIC-ROMAN PERIOD, CIRCA 1ST CENTURY B.C.-1ST CENTURY A.D.   Possibly a snipe, the head turned backwards with long brown beak, red and yellow, then blue and white, then green and red imbricated covert feathers, with green and yellow fan tail, preening its left wing, red, dark brown and green flight feathers, with yellow underbelly and red striped feet on green base line, in translucent grey-blue matrix  1 in. x 13/16 in. (2.5 cm. x 2.1 cm.)

AN EGYPTIAN MOSAIC GLASS WATER FOWL INLAY PTOLEMAIC-ROMAN PERIOD, CIRCA 1ST CENTURY B.C.-1ST CENTURY A.D. Possibly a snipe, the head turned backwards with long brown beak, red and yellow, then blue and white, then green and red imbricated covert feathers, with green and yellow fan tail, preening its left wing, red, dark brown and green flight feathers, with yellow underbelly and red striped feet on green base line, in translucent grey-blue matrix 1 in. x 13/16 in. (2.5 cm. x 2.1 cm.)

AN EGYPTIAN OPAQUE RED GLASS FACE INLAY OF AKHENATEN NEW KINGDOM, DYNASTY XVIII, CIRCA 1353-1336 B.C. With sensuous lips, recessed eye and eyebrow, pierced earlobe, faint traces of two 'vanity wrinkles' on the neck 1 5/8 in. (4.2 cm.) high

AN EGYPTIAN OPAQUE RED GLASS FACE INLAY OF AKHENATEN NEW KINGDOM, DYNASTY XVIII, CIRCA 1353-1336 B.C. With sensuous lips, recessed eye and eyebrow, pierced earlobe, faint traces of two 'vanity wrinkles' on the neck 1 5/8 in. (4.2 cm.) high

AN EGYPTIAN MOSAIC GLASS GRIFFIN INLAY   PTOLEMAIC PERIOD, CIRCA 2ND-1ST CENTURY B.C.   With right paw raised, protruding red tongue, wearing elaborate collar, with detailed feathered wings in opaque white, body in yellow, red, grey-blue, turquoise and dark blue, translucent cobalt blue matrix  5/8 in. x in. (1.7 cm. x 1.9 cm.)

AN EGYPTIAN MOSAIC GLASS GRIFFIN INLAY PTOLEMAIC PERIOD, CIRCA 2ND-1ST CENTURY B.C. With right paw raised, protruding red tongue, wearing elaborate collar, with detailed feathered wings in opaque white, body in yellow, red, grey-blue, turquoise and dark blue, translucent cobalt blue matrix 5/8 in. x in. (1.7 cm. x 1.9 cm.)

Romano-Egyptian mosaic glass inlay of a lion, Egypt, 1st century B.C.-1st century A.D. A section of a mosaic composite bar, showing the profile of a lion's head, in a semi-translucent dark blue matrix, the opaque red face with features in dark blue, translucent yellow mane and dark orange chest, 2.3 cm x 2.5 cm. Private collection

Romano-Egyptian mosaic glass inlay of a lion, Egypt, 1st century B.C.-1st century A.D. A section of a mosaic composite bar, showing the profile of a lion's head, in a semi-translucent dark blue matrix, the opaque red face with features in dark blue, translucent yellow mane and dark orange chest, 2.3 cm x 2.5 cm. Private collection

The Grand Egyptian Museum: Stela dedicated by Ptolemy V to the bull Buchis Ptolemaic period – Ptolemy V   Limestone, painted and gilded H. 72 cm; W. 50 cm; thickness 14 cm

The Grand Egyptian Museum: Stela dedicated by Ptolemy V to the bull Buchis Ptolemaic period – Ptolemy V Limestone, painted and gilded H. 72 cm; W. 50 cm; thickness 14 cm

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