Acrylic eye prosthesis made by Loyer Artificial Eyes, Burwood,Victoria, circa 1999.
The round artificial eye has a blue iris and red blood vessels have been painted onto the sclera (white section).
The prosthesis is inserted into the eye socket and held in place by the eyelid of the patient. Acrylic eyes can replace a portion of the damaged eye or the entire eye.
Round artificial eye with black pupil, blue iris and irregular fine red lines painted on the white section.
Example of contemporary medical prosthetics used in Victoria, Australia.
Donation from Patrick Loyer - Loyer Artificial Eyes, 26/7/1999
Type of item
10 mm (Height)